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

MS. Canon. Ital. 20

Summary Catalogue no.: 20072

Contents

Tractato de la natura degli uccelli (translation of Albertus Magnus, De animalibus, bk. xxiii)
Language(s): Italian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good border, initial. (P&A ii. 948, pl. LXXIX)

History

Origin: 15th century, middle ; Italian

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 (A. Mortara, Catalogo dei manoscritti italiani che sotto la denominazione di Codici Canoniciani Italici si conservano nella Biblioteca Bodleiana a Oxford, Quarto Catalogues XI, 1864). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).