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

MS. Laud Lat. 55

Summary Catalogue no.: 1369

Physical Description

Palimpsest: whole MS. (upper script) || fols. 27-36, 53-76 (lower script)

MS. Laud Lat. 55 - Part 1

Contents

Apuleius , Metamorphoses
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment (partly palimpsest)

History

Origin: 15th century ; Italian

MS. Laud Lat. 55 - Part 2

Contents

Legal treatises
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment (partly palimpsest)

History

Origin: 13th century or 14th century ; Italian

Additional Information

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Laudian Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues II, repr. with corrections, 1969, from the original ed. of 1858-1885) and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)