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

MS. Auct. T. 1. 17

Summary Catalogue no.: 20597


⟨Michael of Ephesus (?)⟩, Commentary on Aristotle's Metaphysics, books 13 (M) and 14 (N)

On authorship see P. Golitsis in Revue d'Histoire des Textes n.s. 11 (2016)

Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Scribe identifiable as Camillo Zanetti.


Titles in red, decorative initials, decorative headbands.


Origin: 16th century (before 1587) ; Italy, Venice

Record Sources

Summary description based on Annaclara Cataldi Palau, A Catalogue of Greek Manuscripts from the Meerman Collection in the Bodleian Library (Oxford, 2011), pp. 161-162 [online].

Previously described in 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).


Last Substantive Revision

2018-12-20: Description revised with reference to Palau.