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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 364

Summary Catalogue no.: 19449


Missal, Use of Rome (Franciscan)

Temporale up to Pentecost (fol. 1) without the ferial masses of Lent; Communicantes and Hanc igitur (fol. 101); mass of St. Francis (fol. 103); votive masses (fol. 105) with masses of the dead (fol. 115v); order of the mass (fol. 149v: Paratus autem sacerdos); ritual of the Last Sacraments (fol. 168); blessing of holy water (fol. 195), imperfect. Some rubrics (often not filled in).

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment
Extent: i + 1 + 199 + 1 + i fol.
Dimensions (leaf): 300 × 210 mm.
Dimensions (written): c. 210 × 145 mm.


2 col. of 16–20 lines

Except for fols. 15v-54v, which are in 20 long lines.


Penwork initials. (Pächt and Alexander ii. list p.105)


Origin: 15th century, first half (?) ; Italian

Provenance and Acquisition

'Iste liber est fratrum de penitentia de Ver.... Mo ', fol. 200 (15th cent., erased), perhaps Verona, cf. fol. 193va.

Record Sources

Adapted (2018) from S. J. P. Van Dijk, Handlist of the Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford (typescript) Vol. 1: Mass Books, and Pächt and Alexander. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.