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

MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 134

Summary Catalogue no.: 18715

Contents

1.
Sallust, Catilina
Language(s): Latin
2.
Sallust, Jugurtha
Language(s): Latin
3.
Leonardo Bruni, De bello Punico
Language(s): Latin
5.
Appian, Roman History (second part of bk.viii, tr. Pier Candido Decembrio .
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine initials, in two styles, the second more Milanese. Written in humanistic script for his own use by Giovanni Gradenigo (Venetian family), fol. 44v. (P&A ii. 546, pl. L)

History

Origin: c. 1450 ; Italian, Venice (?)

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.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)