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

MS. Canon. Gr. 16

Summary Catalogue no.: 18469

Physical Description

Composite: fols. 1-24 || fols. 25-30 || fols. 31-286

History

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

Canon. Gr. 16 - Part 1

Contents

Treatises against the Latins
Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 15th century, second half ; Byzantine

Canon. Gr. 16 - Part 2

Contents

John of Damascus , Expositio fidei (fragment)
Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper, parchment

History

Origin: 13th century, end ; Byzantine

Canon. Gr. 16 - Part 3

Contents

Ascetic treatises and excerpts

Part i of a two-volume set (second part is MS. Canon. Gr. 15)

Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Ornamental strips and decorated initials. (Hutter iii. 159)

History

Origin: 14th century, second third ; Byzantine

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars prima recensionem codicum Graecorum continens, Quarto Catalogues I, 1883, repr. with corrections 1969) and supplementary sources.

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