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

MS. Canon. Ital. 29

Summary Catalogue no.: 20081

Contents

Egidio Colonna , De regimine principum (Italian translation)
Language(s): Italian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good border, historiated initial, added to a MS. written in 1334 by the priest Giunta de Computo, chaplain of S. Quiriaco Alluliva di Lucca, fol. 135v. (P&A ii. 138)

History

Origin: 1334; additions, 14th century, end ; Italian, Bologna or Venice (?)

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 (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) and supplementary sources.