A leaf from a MS. of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, from ' Douce C subt. 231', written in the 15th cent.
Containing part of the Prologue, from 'That had bot lytell golde in coffre' to 'Theire girdelis and theire pouchis euerydeell.' Fols. i--ii, 2-31, are blank paper.
- Creation: written in the 15th cent.
Language of Materials
MS. Douce d. 4
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 21981
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.
12 × 9 in.