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An alphabetical list of Symbols of Christian Saints

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MS. Douce e. 2
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An alphabetical list of Symbols of Christian Saints, with valuable literary references for each: followed (fol. 105) by a list of Roman 'Heathen Deities, with their Epithets', chiefly in Latin, with notes: all by Douce.

Additions: four leaves of a 14th-cent. legendary (5 1/4 × 3 3/4 in.), from the binding of Douce 8, have been inserted as fols. 4-5, 8-9.


  • Creation: Written about A.D. 1810 by F. Douce


167 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Douce e. 2, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Douce e. 2

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20364


An alphabetical list of Symbols of Christian Saints

Biographical / Historical

Francis Douce (1757-1834) was an antiquary.

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. V, no. 30453

Immediate Source of Acquisition

'Given to me by T. Rodd who got it from some sale--1840', perhaps in Bandinel's hand. First referenced in 1882.

Physical Facet

On paper


7 3/4 × 5 in.

An alphabetical list of Symbols of Christian Saints
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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