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

MS. Canon. Pat. Lat. 164

Summary Catalogue no.: 19150

Contents

1.
Gregory the Great , De cura pastorali
Language(s): Latin
2.
Gregory the Great , Dialogues
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good historiated and other initials. Related to the style of Fra Evangelista da Reggio. Written by Frater Vitalis, canon regular of the S. Maria a Vado Ferrara, 1484, fol. 167. (P&A ii. 431, pl. XLII)

History

Origin: 1484 ; Italian, Ferrara

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 (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars tertia codices Græcos et Latinos Canonicianos complectens, Quarto Catalogues III, 1854). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1970).