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

MS. Laud Lat. 51

Summary Catalogue no.: 635

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Hand(s)

Semi-humanistic script. Includes the passages discovered at St. Gall by Poggio in 1416. (P&A ii. 477, pl. XLVI)

Decoration

Fine borders.

Fine initials.

Fine penwork borders and initials. Semi-humanistic script. Includes the passages discovered at St. Gall by Poggio in 1416. (P&A ii. 477, pl. XLVI)

History

Origin: 15th century, first half ; Italian, Venice (?)

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Laudian Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues II, repr. with corrections, 1969, from the original ed. of 1858-1885). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (3 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.