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

MS. Canon. Bibl. Lat. 83

Summary Catalogue no.: 18976

Contents

Bible
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good historiated and other initials (French). Script and minor initials are Italian. (P&A i. 563)

History

Origin: 13th century, second half ; Italian; French

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars tertia codices Græcos et Latinos Canonicianos complectens, Quarto Catalogues III, 1854). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).