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The Romance of the Rose, by Guillaume de Lorris and Jean de Meung, in French: with no title or authors' names, written in the 15th cent.

MS. Douce 371
Held at the Weston Library

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  • Creation: written in the 15th cent.


4 leaves, in double columns

Language of Materials

  • French


MS. Douce 371

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 21946

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

Physical Facet

On parchment, with many coloured drawings, binding: green morocco with gold ornament on back, with the printed label of Derome le Jeune


16 1/4 × 12 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom