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

MS. Canon. Bibl. Lat. 38

Summary Catalogue no.: 18930

Contents

Bible
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine historiated initials (coloured pen drawings). Written 'pro serenissimo ducali dominio Venetorum castelanum castri Catari', by Johannes de Luxa (erased), fol. 338v. (P&A ii. 458, pl. XLV)

History

Origin: 1427 [? - 1428] ; Dalmatia, Kotor (Cattaro)

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars tertia codices Græcos et Latinos Canonicianos complectens, Quarto Catalogues III, 1854) and supplementary sources.