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

MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 131

Summary Catalogue no.: 18712

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 2-84b || fols. 85-156

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 131 - Part 1

Contents

Xenophon, Memorabilia (tr. Bessarion )
Language(s): Latin (Bessarion's inscription in Greek)

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 1453 ; Italian, Rome (?)

MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 131 - Part 2

Contents

1.
Origo gentis Romanae.
Language(s): Latin
2.
De uiris illustribus urbis Romae.
Language(s): Latin
3.
Aurelius Victor, De Caesaribus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 1450s-1460s ; Italian, Rome (?)

Additional Information

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.