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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 140

Summary Catalogue no.: 19277


Book of Hours, Use of Venice
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine and good borders, historiated and other initials (rubbed). By two hands. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 571, pl. LIV)


Origin: 15th century, end ; Italian, Venice

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1897). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (3 images from 35mm slides)


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 127

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.