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'The Rules and Orders sett downe by the Kinge [Hen. iii of France] the first day of Januarie 1585 ...', relating to his Court, Council, etc., written in about A.D. 1600

MS. Douce 338
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Beg.: 'The Kinge tendringe nothinge in the worlde more entirelie then the Queene': a translation from the French.


  • Creation: written in about A.D. 1600


49 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Douce 338

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 21913

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

Custodial History

This was lot 926 in the Herbert sale in 1798, and then purchased by Douce.

Physical Facet

On paper


12 3/8 × 8 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom