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

MS. Canon. Misc. 46

Summary Catalogue no.: 19522

Contents

1.
Petrus de Abano , Liber physionomiae
Language(s): Latin
2.
Petrus de Abano , De uenenis
Language(s): Latin
5.
Medical texts
Language(s): Latin
6.
Astronomical text
Language(s): Latin
7.
Geomantic text
Language(s): Latin
8. fols. 93-139.
Hyginus , Astronomica
Language(s): Latin
9.
Apuleius , De mundo
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Good miniatures (drawings) on fols. 93-139. Epigraphic capitals and humanistic script characteristic of North-east Italy. On fol. 47 the letters D.O.L.S.IN. and on fol. 134 D.M.O.Q.I. (P&A ii. 330, pl. XXX)

History

Origin: 15th century, end ; Italian, Florence (?)

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 (12 images from 35mm slides)