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. (P&A 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 P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (166 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas/Mapping Manuscript Migrations 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.'