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

MS. Canon. Misc. 312

Summary Catalogue no.: 19788

Contents

1.
Alchemical texts
Language(s): Latin
2. fols. 44-77
Bernardino of Siena , De vita christiana
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Fine historiated initial (Bernardino, canonised 1450, has a halo perhaps added), fols. 44-77. Written by Georgius Junius , fol. 77v. (P&A ii. 695, pl. LXVIII)

History

Origin: 15th century (in part, 1437) ; Italian, Milan

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 (1 image from 35mm slides)