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MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 139

Summary Catalogue no.: 19125


Lactantius , Diuinae institutiones
Language(s): Latin
Lactantius , De ira
Language(s): Latin
Lactantius , De opificio dei
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine borders, initials. One of a group of MSS. made for Philippus Calandrinus, cardinal of Bologna, 1449-76. (P&A ii. 347, pl. XXXII)


Origin: 15th century, third quarter ; Italian, Rome

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 (4 images from 35mm slides)