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

MS. Auct. T. 2. 7

Summary Catalogue no.: 20611


Homer, Iliad

With marginal prose paraphrase/commentary (unpublished), including short parts of Porphyry's commentary.

The titles are from Stephanus Byzantius, Epigrammata.

Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Ornamental headpieces and strips. Decorated initials. (Hutter iii. 77)


Origin: 12th century, beginning (Hutter) or middle (Palau; 14th century, first half (fols. 1-8); 16th century (fols. 29-36, 37) ; Byzantine, Constantinople

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. 233-238 [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).