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

MS. Canon. Misc. 438

Summary Catalogue no.: 19914

Contents

Livy, Second and Third Decades (tr. Pierre Bersuire )
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good miniatures, borders, initials. Written by Sevestre Durant with calligraphic flourishes. (P&A i. 636)

History

Origin: c. 1400 ; French

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 (1966).

Bibliography

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.