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A copy of the English translation of Mandeville's Travels [as first made from an imperfect French MS. E.W.B.N.], written in the 15th cent.

MS. Douce 109
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

At end:'Explicit Maundevyle': the two first leaves are lost: beg. 'Pepull that wile putte her bodyis.'.


  • Creation: written in the 15th cent.


76 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Douce 109

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 21683

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

Custodial History

Owned by 'Wm. Thompson: Queen's Coll. Oxon. 1746': 'N. B. I had this Book from a Descendent, by the Mother's side, from Sr John Mandeville. W. T.'.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 7/8 × 6 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom