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

MS. Rawl. G. 93

Summary Catalogue no.: 14821

Contents

Aristotle, De virtutibus

In Greek with a Latin version by Georgius Hermonymus dedicated to John Sherwood, bishop of Durham (d. 1494). Later English glosses with dedicatory epistle to Margaret, countess of Cumberland.

Language(s): Latin, Greek, and English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine marginal drawing based on a portrait of Louis XII. Borders, initials. The Greek text was written by G. Hermonymus. Latin text in humanist script. (P&A i. 794, pl. LIX)

History

Origin: 1484-1494 ; French

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Greek Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues I, repr. 1969, with corrections, from the ed. of 1853) and supplementary sources.

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