Collections and notes chiefly from printed books about king René I of Provence, the Troubadours, and the Provençal language, written in the 18th cent. perhaps by G. de La Rue
At fol. 17v is a Provençal ode on the taking of Maestricht in 1673, by Pierre Galaup de Chasteuil. Fol. 88-end are blank. The 1840 catalogue says that the writer was apparently the abbé Gervase de La Rue.
- Creation: written in the 18th cent. perhaps by G. de La Rue
Language of Materials
- Provençal, Old (to 1500)
MS. Douce 90
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 21664
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.
8 1/2 × 5 7/8 in.