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

MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 193

Summary Catalogue no.: 18774


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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine initials. Fine penwork initials. Partly palimpsest, on documents of 14th century, second quarter, perhaps Venetian. Fere-humanistic script. (P&A ii. 378)


Origin: 1411-1412 ; Italian, Ferrara (?)

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 (1970).