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An incomplete Festial by John Mirk, with no title, containing forty-four sermons and prologue, written in the 15th cent.

MS. Douce 108
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

The signatures show breaks after fols. 174, 190, 204, 282, but the book does not seem to be imperfect.

On fol. 204v is 'Mary mircy, quod J. M.' at end of a contemporary addition. Fol. 1 is injured. [Author's name Mirkus?].


  • Creation: written in the 15th cent.


358 pages

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Douce 108

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 21682

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

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/4 × 6 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom