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

MS. Laud Gr. 41

Summary Catalogue no.: 714

Physical Description

Composite: two parts

History

Provenance and Acquisition

William Laud, 1573-1645

Donated by him to the Bodleian between 1635 and 1641.

MS. Laud Gr. 41 - Part 1

Contents

Homer , Iliad (fragment, ii.536-end)
Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Ornamental strips, decorated initials. (Hutter iii. 171)

History

Origin: 14th century, middle ; Byzantine

MS. Laud Gr. 41 - Part 2

Contents

1.
Sermons
Language(s): Greek
2.
Flavius Josephus , Antiquitates Iudaicae (extract, 'De martyrio SS. Maccabeorum')
Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

History

Origin: 14th century, end, and 15th century ; Byzantine

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars prima recensionem codicum Graecorum continens, Quarto Catalogues I, 1883, repr. with corrections 1969) and supplementary sources.

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