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

MS. Canon. Misc. 542

Summary Catalogue no.: 20018

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good borders, mutilated. Written in humanistic script by Honofrius, son of Petrus of San Gimignano, fol. 290. (P&A ii. 275)

History

Origin: 1460 ; Italian, Tuscany

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.