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Parts of a Speculum humanae Salvationis, cut out and mounted, written in the first half of the 15th cent.

MS. Douce f. 4
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'These drawings were taken from a damaged MS...', Douce's note: most of them have descriptive sentences in red ink written on them: the style is similar to that of block books.


  • Creation: written in the first half of the 15th cent.


38 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Douce f. 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 22002

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

Physical Facet

On paper, with drawings


7 × 5 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom