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Devotions and prayers for private use, in French, written in the 17th cent.

MS. Douce 56
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request


  1. (fol. 5) 'Litanies de la Vierge'
  2. (fol. 33) 'L'Office du nom et couronnement de la Vierge'
  3. (fols. 5, 68v) a monogram


  • Creation: written in the 17th cent.


79 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • French


MS. Douce 56

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 21630

Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.

Physical Facet

On paper, with coloured designs, capitals, etc.


6 × 3 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom