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

MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 162

Summary Catalogue no.: 19148


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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine initials. Mutilated, and initials on fol. 144v and 198v replaced with copies. Humanistic script by Ubertus de Ghiringhelis in 1461 for himself. (P&A ii. 730, pl. LXX)


Origin: 1461 ; Italian, Lombardy

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 (1 image from 35mm slides)