Forty-two religious tales or fables, in French verse, written in about A.D. 1300
Beg. 'Incipit Vita Patrum': the first is about two hermits, beg. 'En nom de Dieu, rois Ihesu Crist.'.
- Creation: written in about A.D. 1300
124 leaves, in double columns
Language of Materials
MS. Douce 154
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 21728
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.
On parchment, with coloured capitals, etc.
10 1/4 × 7 1/2 in.