MS. Canon. Misc. 18
Summary Catalogue no.: 19494
14th century, late, or 15th century, Italian?, incorporating earlier sewing: wrapper of limp parchment reused from an unfinished document probably of the Avignon Pope Clement VII (1378–94); sewing on three thick double-cords of tawed leather, probably once visible (before repair) outside the spine where three windows were cut to fit them; no decoration, but pen-trials etc. by 15th-century hands on the outside covers. From Jacopo Soranzo’s collection (= Sor. 362 in quarto). Repairs and added endleaves, 20th century, Bodleian. 200–201 × 125–128 × c. 11–13 mm. (book closed).
Last Substantive Revision
2020-09-14: Binding description added.