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

MS. Canon. Misc. 101

Summary Catalogue no.: 19577

Contents

1.
Petrarch , Epistolae metricae
Language(s): Latin
2.
Cicero , Letters
Language(s): Latin
3.
Petrarch , De vita solitaria
Language(s): Latin
4.
Gasparino Barzizza , Letters
Language(s): Latin
5.
Petrarch , Letters
Language(s): Latin
6.
Antonius de Romagno , Letters
Language(s): Latin
7.
Paulus Picopassus , Letter
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Fine historiated initials. By Lodovico Sanbonifazio of Padua and a second hand (?). A miniature on vellum is added. A form of address to Sigismund as king of the Romans is added, fol. 262v. He was elected emperor in 1433. (P&A ii. 596, pl. LVII)

History

Origin: 1414-1433 ; Italian, Padua

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 (1854). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)