Summary Catalogue no.: 18732
Composite: fols. 1-87 || 88-171
15th century, after 1473, Italian, combining the two parts: wood boards, narrow inside bevel; brown leather, blind-tooled with lines and strapwork; remnants of two clasps with dark-red textile straps (lost) and of four bosses on each cover (partly extant); edges gilt, gauffered; back paste-down from a Latin grammatical MS., ?14th century, Italian. Spine crudely overlaid with paper, 17th or 18th century, Italian. 220-222 × c. 120 × c. 40 mm. (book closed).
MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 151 - Part 1
MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 151 - Part 2
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). Binding: B. C. Barker-Benfield, Bookbindings of Canonici manuscripts : a survey of early and non-standard bindings, mostly Italian, in the Canonici collection of the Bodleian Library, University of Oxford (Oxford, privately printed, 2020).
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04: Binding description added.