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

MS. Canon. Misc. 408

Summary Catalogue no.: 19884

Contents

1.
Herbal.
Language(s): Latin
2.
Medical treatises
Language(s): Latin and Italian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Good miniatures (coloured drawings), partly damaged on fols. 1–115. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 983)

History

Origin: 15th century, end ; Italian

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 Pächt and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (166 images from 35mm slides)

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.