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

MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 142

Summary Catalogue no.: 18723


Sallust , Catilina
Language(s): Latin
Sallust , Jugurtha
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine border (partly repainted), initials. Humanistic script. Written by two hands, the second close to Jacobus de Machariis Venetus . (P&A ii. 517, pl. XLVIII)


Origin: 15th century, third quarter ; 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.