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

MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 2

Summary Catalogue no.: 18583


Language(s): Latin

Followed by verses:

Incipit: Ovidius[sic] magnus[sic] quantum concessit Homero | Tam ego Virgilio Naso poeta meo

Ps.-Ovid, argument to the Aeneid, SK 17116

(fol. 173)
Colophon: Explicit quintus decimus liber et ultimus ... 1422. 7 octobris. Amen iohannis Deo laudnsis [Lodi] gratias.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper
Extent: viii + 88 + i fols.
Dimensions (leaf): 240 × 175 mm.


1 col., 35 lines, written space 177 × 95 mm.


Coloured initials.



Origin: 1422 ; Italy

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727–1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

Record Sources

Description adapted (Oct. 2019) from the following sources:
A. G. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts c.435–1600 in Oxford Libraries (Oxford, 1984), no. 146 [physical description, date, localization]
The Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars tertia codices Græcos et Latinos Canonicianos complectens, Quarto Catalogues III, 1854) [contents]

Last Substantive Revision

2019-10-03: Revised to include all information in Watson and Quarto catalogues.