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

MS. Canon. Misc. 437

Summary Catalogue no.: 19913

Contents

1.
Jerome, Contra Iovinianum
Language(s): Latin
2.
Jerome, De viris illustribus
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine border, historiated initial. (P&A ii. 455, pl. XLIV)

History

Origin: c. 1420–1430 ; Italian, Venice or Bologna

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).

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.