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

MS. Lat. misc. c. 58

Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)


Ludovicus de Curtosiis , Tabula utriusque iuris

Alphabetical subject index (A - 9 (=con)) to the Civil and Canon Law, finished in 1398; cf. (cf. J. F. von Schulte Gesch. d. canon. Rechts II, pp.394, 5)

Incipit: (prologue) Curiose corpus iuris discurrens
Incipit: (text)A et ab et usque preposiciones
Explicit: Convictus quot modis quis dicatur nota Cy [num] c. ad 1. iull[iam] maiestatis iiiI. Mei Ludoyci de Cortoxiis Juris utriusque doctoris Paduani Civis Repertorium Explicit. Ceptum in mo ccco lxxviiiio Completumque mo ccco xco viiio … scriptorum stilo concludam.
Rubric: In isto libro continetur Reportatorium corthosii(fol. 1, same hand as the text)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Secundo Folio: s.c. summa
Form: codex
Support: Paper. Watermark: griffin cf. Briquet 7453–5
Extent: i + 147 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 330 × 240 mm.
Dimensions (written): 220 × 155 mm.


1(12)–21(12), 12(16) (wants 1) Catchwords.


2 cols., 50 lines


Initials in German style. Italian script. (P&A i. 152)

Crudely illuminated and flourished initials at the beginnings of sections, the rest plain red and blue


modern vellum bindings but medieval patterns on the edges of the leaves.


Origin: 15th century, beginning ; Italian (?)

Provenance and Acquisition

‘Iste liber est fratrum Monasterii sancti Albani prope Treverim ord. Carthusien.’ 15th cent. (fol. 1)

Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), MS. 23024

Bought 1936.

Record Sources

Typescript description by Bodleian library staff, revised by Peter Kidd, late 1990s.