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 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 (12 images from 35mm slides)