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

MS. Canon. Misc. 287

Summary Catalogue no.: 19763


Incipit: (first sermon) Habraham mortuus est, et prophete mortui sunt; Respitiens, fratres karissimi, cum profundo suspirio crudele exterminium
Incipit: (last sermon) Refulsit sol, qui prius erat in nubilo, etc. Basilius in quodam sermone nos alloquens ait

Preceded by:

Epistle and Gospel list (Augustinian)

Temporale (fol. 2) sanctorale (fol. 6v), common of the saints and the dedication (fol. 7v), votive masses (fol. 9). Incipits and explicits.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper
Extent: ii + 101 + ii fol.
Dimensions (leaf): 208 × 155 mm.
Dimensions (written): 143 × 105 mm.


32 lines


Origin: Italy; 15th century, second half

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727–1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

Record Sources

S. J. P. Van Dijk, Handlist of the Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford : Vol. 1: Mass Books (typescript, 1957) (esp. fols. 2–9). Previously described in the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars tertia codices Græcos et Latinos Canonicianos complectens, Quarto Catalogues III, 1854).

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.