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

MS. Canon. Misc. 456

Summary Catalogue no.: 19932

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Initials. Written in humanistic script by Ludovicus ser Angeli de Auximo, i.e. Ludovico d'Osimo , studying under Menghus Blanchellus ( Mengo Bianchelli , b. Faenza 1440, d. 1520) at Ferrara, fol. 123v. (P&A ii. 842)

History

Origin: 1467 ; Italian, North

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.