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

MS. Laud Gr. 5

Summary Catalogue no.: 507


Demosthenes , Speeches
Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Penwork (western), ornamental strips (Greek) and decorated initials (Greek). (Hutter iii. 193)


Origin: 16th century, middle ; French, Paris

Provenance and Acquisition

William Laud, 1573-1645

Donated by him to the Bodleian between 1635 and 1641.

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.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)