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

MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 42

Summary Catalogue no.: 18623

Contents

1. fols. 1-75
Juvenal , Satirae
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Initial. Satirae are written in humanistic script 'per me Paulum Veronensem ... li scolas regentem', fol. 75. Contemporary pen-drawings on blank leaf before fol. 76. (P&A ii. 629)

History

Origin: 1438 and 15th century ; Italian, Verona

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.