A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Bywater 35


(fol. 5r-139r)
Theodore Gaza, Grammatica
Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Headpieces and large initials of penwork ornament


contemporary Italian binding


Origin: Italian, Venice (?); c. 1460-80

Provenance and Acquisition

Written in Italy by Johannes Rhosos of Crete (colophon, fol. 139r)

Bateman family of Middleton Hall, Youlgrave, Derbyshire, 19th cent. (book-plate, upper pastedown)

Ingram Bywater

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1915.

Record Sources

Abbreviated from B. Crostini Lappin, Catalogue of Greek Manuscripts acquired by the Bodleian Library since 1916 (2003), pp. 9-12


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.