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.