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

MS. Canon. Misc. 450

Summary Catalogue no.: 19926


Les faits des Romains.
Language(s): French
Roman d'Hector et Hercule
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine historiated border and initial. Written by Magister Benedictus, scribe of Verona, fol. 102. (P&A ii. 184, pl. XVII)


Origin: 1384 ; Italian, Verona

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars tertia codices Græcos et Latinos Canonicianos complectens, Quarto Catalogues III, 1854) and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)