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A history of the Three Kings of Cologne, in 37 or 38 chapters, written in the 15th cent.

MS. Douce 301
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Beg. in chap. 1 (a leaf or two being lost) 'town called Sabob': fols. 2-3, 6, 9-10, 12*, 20-21 are injured. An old engraving of 'Colonia Agrippina', with a German distich beneath, is on fol. i.


  • Creation: written in the 15th cent.


29 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Douce 301

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 21875

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

Custodial History

Owned by dr. 'R[ichard] Farmer', who has written a note.

Physical Facet

On parchment, with illuminated capitals, imperfect


11 × 8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom