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Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 1
Summary Catalogue no. 18582
Summary of contents Ovid, works, with glosses.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 13th century, first half (?)
Material parchment

Decoration
Initials. (P&A ii. 76)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 2
Summary Catalogue no. 18583
Summary of contents Ovid, Metamorphoses.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 1422
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 3
Summary Catalogue no. 18584
Summary of contents Ovid, Metamorphoses.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date 15th century, second half (?)
Material paper

Decoration
Borders, initials. (P&A ii. 569)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 4
Summary Catalogue no. 18585
Summary of contents Ovid, Heroides.
Language Latin and Italian
Origin Italian, Veneto (?)
Date 15th century, first half
Material paper

Decoration
Good borders, initials. (P&A ii. 481, pl. XLVI)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 5
Summary Catalogue no. 18586
Summary of contents Ovid, Heroides (fragmentary).
Language Latin and Italian
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 6
Summary Catalogue no. 18587
Summary of contents Ovid, Metamorphoses, I-IX.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 7
Summary Catalogue no. 18588
Summary of contents Ovid, Metamorphoses, with glosses.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated border, historiated and other initials. By the school of Niccolò di Giacomo da Bologna. On a flyleaf an erased initial of the 11th century. (P&A ii. 136, pl. XIII)
fol. 1r
Type initial I
Subject Transfiguration: Christ in white robe and red cloak stands, holding a standard; four apostles sleep in the foreground.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 8
Summary Catalogue no. 18589
Summary of contents Ovid, Heroides.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-west
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, historiated initial. Written by Vianinus. (P&A ii. 775)
fol. 1r
Type initial H
Subject Half-figure of a young woman.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 9
Summary Catalogue no. 18590
Summary of contents Ovid, Metamorphoses, with glosses. John of Garland, Integumenta Ouidii. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 10
Summary Catalogue no. 18591
Summary of contents Ovid, Heroides.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 11
Summary Catalogue no. 18592
Summary of contents Ovid, Fasti. Ps.-Ovid, De pulice.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Mantua
Date 1466
Material paper

Decoration
Good historiated initials. Written in humanistic script by Guido Galeazzo de Pretis at the age of fifteen, fol. 83v. Pastedowns from a Homiliary with initials, 12th century, and sketch, 16th century. (P&A ii. 395, pl. XXXVIII)
fol. 1r
Type initial T
Subject Gremanicus Caesar and Ovid.
fol. 13r
Type initial I
Subject Janus (head with two profile faces).
fol. 27v
Type initial B
Subject Mars (man in armour holding a spear).
fol. 42r
Type initial A
Subject Venus as a young woman in red dress; Cupid blindfolded, holding bow and arrow; another winged putto.
fol. 70r
Type initial H
Subject Young man in short tunic.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 12
Summary Catalogue no. 18593
Summary of contents Ovid, Ars amatoria; Remedia amoris.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 13
Summary Catalogue no. 18594
Summary of contents Ovid, Amores.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date 1466
Material paper

Decoration
Good initials. Written by Ludovico Calcina, fol. 49. (P&A ii. 504)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 14
Summary Catalogue no. 18595
Summary of contents Ovid, Heroides (end lost).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-west
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated border and initial (partly rubbed). Sketch, fol. 64v, 15th century. (P&A ii. 774)
fol. 1r
Type initial H
Subject Pink initial on gold background, infilled with a figure of a young woman.
Type full border
Subject Folliage; shield left empty to be filled with a coat of arms; young man in red tunic (badly rubbed).
fol. 64v
Type initial P
Subject Penwork initial with a face of a bearded man.
Type drawing
Subject Armed man on horseback.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 15
Summary Catalogue no. 18596
Summary of contents Ovid, various works.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome (?)
Date c. 1460-1480
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Written by Johannes (Nardi Fusci) de Itro, fol. 222v. Epigraphic capitals perhaps by Bartolomeo Sanvito. (P&A ii. 359, pl. XXXIV)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 16
Summary Catalogue no. 18597
Summary of contents Ovid, Tristia; Epistulae ex Ponto.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 17
Summary Catalogue no. 18598
Summary of contents Commentary on Ovid, Metamorphoses. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, end
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 18
Summary Catalogue no. 18599
Summary of contents Ovid, Ars amatoria; Remedia amoris.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 19
Summary Catalogue no. 18600
Composite fols. 1-77 || fols. 78-130
Summary of contents Ovid, Ars amatoria; De medicamine faciei; Remedia amoris. || Leon Battista Alberti, Dialogus inter Michrotyrum et Theogenium.
Language Latin || Italian
Origin Italian || Italian, Verona (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material paper

Decoration
Spaces left for initials. || Good miniature, initial. Humanistic script. Rubric attributable to Felice Feliciano. Perhaps illuminated by him also. (P&A ii. 641, pl. LXII)
fol. 78v
Type miniature
Subject Dialogue of Michrotyrus and Theogenius (two figures in long garments, one with a book, holding hands; landscape in the background).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 20
Summary Catalogue no. 18601
Summary of contents Ovid, Ars amatoria; Remedia amoris; Amores; Ibis.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment, paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 21
Summary Catalogue no. 18602
Summary of contents Sextus Rufus Festus, Breuiarium rerum gestarum populi Romani.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 1431
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 22
Summary Catalogue no. 18603
Composite fols. 1-43 || fols. 44-57
Summary of contents Ovid, Ars amatoria. || Religious poems.
Language Latin || Latin and Greek
Origin Italian, North-east || Italian
Date 15th century, middle || 16th century
Material parchment || paper

Decoration
Good border, initials (very much rubbed). Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 822) || -


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 23
Summary Catalogue no. 18604
Summary of contents Franciscus Octavius Cleophilus, Poems.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 24
Summary Catalogue no. 18605
Summary of contents Horace, Ars poetica; Epistolae.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 25
Summary Catalogue no. 18606
Summary of contents Ps.-Acron, Commentary on Horace, Odes.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence (?)
Date 15th century, second half
Material paper

Decoration
Initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 320)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 26
Summary Catalogue no. 18607
Summary of contents Horace, Odes; Epodes; Carmen saeculare.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 340, pl. XXXII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 27
Summary Catalogue no. 18608
Summary of contents Horace, Sermones; Epistolae (fragments); Ars poetica (imperfect). Appendix Vergiliana.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date 1471
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 28
Summary Catalogue no. 18609
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae. Persius, Satirae, with glosses. Horace, Epistolae; Sermones.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 29
Summary Catalogue no. 18610
Summary of contents Horace, Ars poetica; Epistolae; Sermones.
Language Latin
Date 14th century, beginning
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 30
Summary Catalogue no. 18611
Summary of contents Catullus, Poems ('The Oxford Catullus').
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 14th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated initial added in Lombardy, c. 1430. Related to the style of the Master of the Vitae Imperatorum. (P&A ii. 693, pl. LXVII)
fol. 1r
Type initial C
Subject Half-figure of the author with finger raised in a gesture of teaching.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 31
Summary Catalogue no. 18612
Summary of contents Propertius, Elegies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, historiated and other initials. By Monte or Gherardo di Giovanni di Miniato (del Fora) and workshop. Humanistic script attributable to Antonio Sinibaldi. (P&A ii. 331, pl. XXXI)
fol. 1r
Type initial C
Subject Portrait of the author, holding a book.
Type border, upper, left and lower margins
Subject Grotesques, folliage and flowers. At the bottom of the page two hybrid figures support Medici arms.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 32
Summary Catalogue no. 18613
Summary of contents Lucretius, De natura rerum.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 33
Summary Catalogue no. 18614
Summary of contents Tibullus, Elegies. Catullus, Poems.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment, paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 34
Summary Catalogue no. 18615
Summary of contents Catullus, Poems. Tibullus, Elegies. Virgil, Priapeia.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 35
Summary Catalogue no. 18616
Summary of contents Omnibonus Leonicenus, Commentary on Juvenal, Satirae.
Language Latin
Date 16th century, beginning
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 36
Summary Catalogue no. 18617
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae, with glosses.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 37
Summary Catalogue no. 18618
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae, with glosses. Etc.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 12th century, first half
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated initial. Diagram, fol. 59v. (P&A ii. 35, pl. IV)
fol. 2r
Type inital S
Subject Figure painted in red, in short tunic, cloak and cap with long streamers, holds the hand of another, twisted into the shape of initial S, apparently escaping or flying away.
fol. 8r
Type drawing, right margin
Subject Head of a bearded man.
fol. 29v
Type drawing, left margin
Subject Profile of a man.
fol. 59v
Type diagram
Subject Astronomical diagram.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 38
Summary Catalogue no. 18619
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae (end defective).
Language Latin
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 39
Summary Catalogue no. 18620
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 40
Summary Catalogue no. 18621
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Verona
Date 1468
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial. Written in humanistic script by Johannes Michaelis Caravaziensis de Speronis (Veronese family), 27 July 1468, fol. 65. (P&A ii. 634)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 41
Summary Catalogue no. 18622
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae ('The Oxford Juvenal').
Language Latin
Origin Italian, South
Date 11th century, end, or 12th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Written in Beneventan script. (P&A ii. 24, pl. II)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 42
Summary Catalogue no. 18623
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae (fols. 1-75). Alexander de Villa Dei, Doctrinale magnum (excerpt, fols. 76r-87v).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Verona
Date 1438 and 15th century
Material paper

Decoration
Initial. Satirae are written in humanistic script 'per me Paulum Veronensem ... li scolas regentem', fol. 75. Contemporary pen-drawings on blank leaf before fol. 76. (P&A ii. 629)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 43
Summary Catalogue no. 18624
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae. Persius, Satirae.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 44
Summary Catalogue no. 18625
Summary of contents Juvenal, Satirae. Persius, Satirae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial (damaged). Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 947)
fol. 2r
Type Initial S
Subject Interlace, floral designs (damaged).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 45
Summary Catalogue no. 18626
Summary of contents Persius, Satirae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border and initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 420, pl. XLI)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 46
Summary Catalogue no. 18627
Summary of contents Persius, Satirae. Horace, De arte poetica.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara (?)
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial (unfinished). Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 387)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 47
Summary Catalogue no. 18628
Summary of contents Plautus, Comedies.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 48
Summary Catalogue no. 18629
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid, bks i-iv line 374.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 49
Summary Catalogue no. 18630
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 50
Summary Catalogue no. 18631
Summary of contents Virgil, Eclogues; Georgics; Aeneid. Marginal glosses from Servius.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, South
Date 11th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated and other initials. Written in Beneventan script of Bari type. Fols. 74-76, 78-79, 128-143, replacements probably of the early 14th century. (P&A ii. 12, pl. II)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 51
Summary Catalogue no. 18632
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid; Eclogues; Georgics.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. (P&A ii. 535, pl. L)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 52
Summary Catalogue no. 18633
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, historiated initials (partly rubbed). School of Niccolò di Giacomo da Bologna. (P&A ii. 133, pl. XIII)
fol. 1v
Title 'Iste versus sunt ouidij...'
Type initial P
Subject Half-figure of a bearded man in a hat and gown bordered with ermine, holding an open book.
Title 'Ille sunt quatuor versus...'
Type initial I
Subject Head and shoulders of a young man.
fol. 2r
Title Book I
Type initial A
Subject Sailing boat with Aeneas and armed Trojans (much damaged).
fol. 12r
Title Book II
Type initial C
Subject Venus in converstation with Aeneas.
fol. 22v
Title Book III
Type initial P
Subject Aeneas looking back at a burning house.
fol. 32v
Title Book IV
Type initial A
Subject Half-figure of Dido, stabbing herself in the throat with a dagger.
fol. 42r
Title Book V
Type initial I
Subject Dido, bleeding from the neck wound, lying on her deathbed. Mourners stand behind.
fol. 54r
Title Book VI
Type initial S
Subject Sibyl and Aeneas look at a devil coming out of the flames of hell.
fol. 66v
Title Book VII
Type initial T
Subject Four half-figures of armoured warriors.
fol. 78r
Title Book VIII
Type initial U
Subject Aeneas, surrounded by armoured warriors, grasps the hand of Pallas.
fol. 88v
Title Book IX
Type initial A
Subject Armoured warriors before the gates of a tower.
fol. 100r
Title Book X
Type initial P
Subject Aeneas and Melentius fighting with shields and spears on horseback.
fol. 112v
Title Book XI
Type initial C
Subject Aeneas, standing behind the body of Pallas, raising a bloody sword; another wounded soldier to the right.
fol. 125v
Title Book XII
Type initial T
Subject Aeneas and Turnus in combat on horseback.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 53
Summary Catalogue no. 18634
Summary of contents Virgil, Eclogues; Georgics.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 54
Summary Catalogue no. 18635
Summary of contents Pomponio Leto, Commentary on Virgil.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, last third
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 55
Summary Catalogue no. 18636
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid. Ps.-Vergil, Moretum.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Cremona (?)
Date c. 1400
Material parchment

Decoration
Good borders, initials. (P&A ii. 750)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 56
Summary Catalogue no. 18637
Summary of contents Virgil, Eclogues; Georgics; Aeneid.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 15th century, middle (?)
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script by Silvester Palmieri of Pisa. (P&A ii. 219)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 57
Summary Catalogue no. 18638
Composite fols. 1-195 || fols. 196-207
Summary of contents Virgil, Eclogues; Georgics; Aeneid, bks. i-xi. || Aeneid, bk. xii, lines 1-771.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 423) || Good initial. Humanistic script.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 58
Summary Catalogue no. 18639
Summary of contents Virgil, Georgics. Glossaries and treatise on Latin verbs. Prudentius, Dittochaeon. Cicero, De senectute. Etc.
Language Latin and Italian
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 59
Summary Catalogue no. 18640
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid (fragment), with glosses.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 60
Summary Catalogue no. 18641
Summary of contents Virgil, Eclogues, with glosses.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Treviso.
Date 1467
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated initial. Written in humanistic script by Johannes de Parvolis, priest, for Johannes Tyretha of Treviso for the use of his sons Floravantus, Antonius and Alexander, fol. 22. (P&A ii. 841, pl. LXXVI)
fol. 1r
Type initial T
Subject The shepherds Tityrus and Meliboeus.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 61
Summary Catalogue no. 18642
Summary of contents Virgil, Eclogues; Georgics; Aeneid.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara (?)
Date 15th century, second quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 382, pl. XXXVII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 62
Summary Catalogue no. 18643
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid. Guarino of Verona, Carmina differentialia.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date 1457
Material paper and parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 63
Summary Catalogue no. 18644
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence (?)
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, initial. Good penwork borders, initials. (P&A ii. 189)
fol. 2r
Type border, upper, left and lower margins
Subject Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary and St. John praying on either side. Acanthus-leaf and floral designs; bird.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 64
Summary Catalogue no. 18645
Summary of contents Virgil, Aeneid.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. (P&A ii. 776)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 65
Summary Catalogue no. 18646
Summary of contents Virgil, Eclogues; Georgics; Aeneid.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Veneto
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated and other initials. (P&A ii. 578, pl. LV)
fol. 1r
Type miniature
Subject Swan, bearing a partially erased coat of arms (gules with (?) a bend argent).
fol. 6v
Type initial C
Subject Profile head-and-shoulders portrait of a crowned king.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 66
Summary Catalogue no. 18647
Summary of contents Servius, Commentary on Virgil.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 1453
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 67
Summary Catalogue no. 18648
Summary of contents Servius, Commentary on Virgil.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper and parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 68
Summary Catalogue no. 18649
Summary of contents Lucan, Pharsalia.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A ii. 193, pl. XVIII)
fol. 1r
Type initial C
Subject Profile half-figure of the author, wearing a hood, hand raised.
Type initial B
Subject Julius Caeser (profile half-figure of a bearded man in armour, wreath on the head, hand raised).
Type full border
Subject Floral designs, gold disks, partially erased coat of arms.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 69
Summary Catalogue no. 18650
Summary of contents Lucan, Pharsalia, with glosses.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 70
Summary Catalogue no. 18651
Summary of contents Lucan, Pharsalia.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 71
Summary Catalogue no. 18652
Summary of contents Lucan, Pharsalia, with glosses.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 72
Summary Catalogue no. 18653
Composite fols. 1-20 || fols. 21-59 || fols. 60-98
Summary of contents Statius, Achilleis, with glosses. || Commentary on Ovid, Metamorphoses. || Monosticha and Disticha Catonis, with gloss. Theodulus, Ecloga. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 13th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 73
Summary Catalogue no. 18654
Summary of contents Lucan, Pharsalia.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 74
Summary Catalogue no. 18655
Summary of contents Statius, Thebais.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A ii. 134)
fol. 1r
Title Book I
Type initial F
Subject Two armoured warriors fighting with swords.
Type border
Subject Grotesques.
fol. 11r
Title Book II
Type initial I
Subject Half-figure of a bearded man in a cloak and hat.
fol. 17r
Title Book III
Type initial A
Subject Half-figure of a man in a cloak and headdress.
fol. 22v
Title Book IV
Type initial T
Subject Half-figure of a man, holding an open book.
fol. 30r
Title Book V
Type initial P
Subject Half-figure of a man in a cloak and headdress.
fol. 36r
Title Book VI
Type initial N
Subject Half-figure of a man in a cloak and headdress.
fol. 45r
Title Book VII
Type initial U
Subject Half-figure of a woman.
fol. 56r
Title Book VIII
Type initial U
Subject Half-figure of a woman.
fol. 66v
Title Book IX
Type initial A
Subject Half-figure of a bearded man in a cloak and hat.
fol. 78v
Title Book X
Type initial O
Subject Half-figure of a bearded man, holding a book.
fol. 90v
Title Book XI
Type initial P
Subject Head-and-shoulders portrait of a man in a cloak and hat.
fol. 100v
Title Book XII
Type initial N
Subject Half-figure of a young man.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 75
Summary Catalogue no. 18656
Summary of contents Luctatius Placidus, Commentary on Statius, Thebais.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 76
Summary Catalogue no. 18657
Summary of contents Statius, Thebais.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date c. 1400
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initial. (P&A ii. 208, pl. XIX)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 77
Summary Catalogue no. 18658
Summary of contents Statius, Thebais.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 78
Summary Catalogue no. 18659
Summary of contents Statius, Achilleis. Bonvesin da Riva, De uita scholastica.
Language Latin
Date 14th century, beginning
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 79
Summary Catalogue no. 18660
Summary of contents Statius, Thebais.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated and other initials. Close in style to the school of Niccolò di Giacomo da Bologna. (P&A ii. 135, pl. XIII)
fol. 1r
Title Book I
Type initial F
Subject Half-figure of a man in a hat and gown bordered with ermine, holding a book.
fol. 12v
Title Book II
Type initial I
Subject A man in a tunic and hat.
fol. 24v
Title Book III
Type initial A
Subject Half-figure of a bearded man, holding a book.
fol. 49v
Title Book V
Type initial P
Subject Half-figure of a bearded man, holding a book.
fol. 61v
Title Book VI
Type initial N
Subject Half-figure of a man in a cloak and hood, holding a book.
fol. 76v
Title Book VII
Type initial U
Subject Half-figure of a young man.
fol. 90r
Title Book VIII
Type initial U
Subject Half-figure of a bearded man, holding an open book and reading.
fol. 116v
Title 'Quatuor aflictis ducibus...'
Type initial Q
Subject Half-figure of a man, pointing to the text.
fol. 117r
Title Book X
Type initial O
Subject Half-figure of an old man, holding a scroll.
fol. 131r
Title Book XI
Type initial P
Subject Half-figure of a man, holding a book.
fol. 144r
Title Book XII
Type initial N
Subject Half-figure of a bearded man, seated at desk.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 80
Summary Catalogue no. 18661
Composite fols. 1-19 || fols. 20-35 || fols. 36-38 || fols. 39-65
Summary of contents Gualterus Anglicus, Fables. || Praecepta rhetorica. || 'Formulae ad epistolas inscribendas'. || Boethius, De consolatione philosophiae.
Language Latin || Italian || Latin and Italian || Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date c. 1400 || 14th century || c. 1400-1409 || c. 1400
Material parchment

Decoration
Historiated initial (rubbed). (P&A ii. 756). 2-line plain alternating red and blue initials. || Blue initials with red penwork. || Fine miniature (drawing). The people addressed include Peter, bishop of Meaux, translated in 1409. (P&A ii. 764, pl. LXXIII) || Border, historiated initial (very much rubbed). (P&A ii. 757). 6- to 9-line pink initials on gold and blue background and three-quarter borders, decorated with acanthus leaves and flowers; penwork initials.
fol. 2r
Type initial U(t)
Subject Profile half-figure of the author (rubbed).
fol. 36r
Type drawing
Subject Christ as the Man of Sorrows, surrounded by the instruments of Passion; pelican feeding its young with its blood (black ink).
fol. 39r
Type initial C(armina)
Subject Half-figure of Boethius in prison (? badly rubbed).
Type border, left margin
Subject Acanthus leaves and flowers.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 81
Summary Catalogue no. 18662
Summary of contents Basinio de' Basini of Parma, Hesperides.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rimini
Date 1457-1468
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniatures, borders, initials. By Giovanni di Bartolo Bettini da Fano. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 830, pl. LXXV)
fol. 1r
Type full border
Subject Floral designs, putti, bird (added).
fol. 2r
Type miniature
Subject Soldiers building tents; king on horseback, surrounded by companions on horseback, followed by an army of soldiers on foot and on horseback.
Type miniature
Subject Two horsemen in fine dress with lances approach each other, followed by their armies on foot and on horseback.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Floral designs, bird.
fol. 16r
Type miniature
Subject Siege of a walled city.
fol. 16v
Type miniature
Subject Galleys on sea.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Floral designs, putto, rabbit.
fol. 27r
Type miniature
Subject Siege of a walled city; galleys approaching the shore and engaging in battle with armoured soldiers on horseback.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Floral designs, putto.
fol. 37v
Type miniature
Subject Army with leader on horseback, in laurel wreath, approaches a walled city; citizens with branches wait by the gate; sea with galleys in the background.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Floral designs, putto, bird.
fol. 49v
Type miniature
Subject Military camp.
fol. 50
Type miniature
Subject Army with leader on horseback, in laurel wreath, marching through a field; hills and walled city in the background.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Floral designs, putti.
fol. 60v
Type miniature
Subject Army leader on horseback, in laurel wreath, speaks to two messengers (?); soldiers on foot and on horseback; three young men on horseback with two dogs in the foreground.
fol. 61r
Type miniature
Subject Army with leader, in laurel wreath, enters a city; inside the city a crowd of men watch two men wrestling (?).
Type border, lower margin
Subject Floral designs.
fol. 70r
Type miniature
Subject Galley with sailors on sea; small island with trees and birds; another galley at a distance.
fol. 70v
Type miniature
Subject Wrecked galley; sailors in water clinging to barrels and pieces of wood.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Floral designs; putti.
fol. 82v
Type miniature
Subject Shipwrecked man, clinging to a piece of wood, is washed out on the shore; hills, trees with birds, fox, walled city in the background.
fol. 83r
Type miniature
Subject Island with castle, woman sitting under trees, birds, animals and three badly damaged human figures.
Type drawing, right margin
Subject Putto, riding a bird.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Interlace; floral designs.
fol. 91r
Type miniature
Subject Man, preparing to strike a lamb and a calf with a club next to a cave with burning fire; a bearded man with a book speaking to two young men; a standing woman addressing three women seated on grass under trees; armoured soldiers; a young man with a bow and musical instrument and a group of men in long tunics and cloaks.
fol. 91v
Type border, upper and left margins
Subject Floral designs, putti.
fol. 100v
Type miniature
Subject Marching army; galleys on sea; rain and rainbow.
Type border, right margin
Subject Interlace; floral designs; putti.
fol. 112v
Type miniature
Subject Marching army; river; a group of riders; castles; walled city; harbour with boats.
Type border, right margin
Subject Interlace; floral designs; birds.
fol. 119v
Type miniature
Subject Battle scene.
fol. 120r
Type miniature
Subject Siege of a walled city; sea with galleys (upper part), marching army (lower part).
Type border, right margin
Subject Interlace; floral designs.
fol. 137r
Type miniature
Subject Maisons and builders at work on a half-finished classical building.
Type border, right margin
Subject Interlace; floral designs; putto.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 82
Summary Catalogue no. 18663
Summary of contents Martial, Epigrams.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 83
Summary Catalogue no. 18664
Summary of contents Martial, Epigrams, bks. i-xii, with the commentary of Domizio Calderino.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, end
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 84
Summary Catalogue no. 18665
Summary of contents Martial, Epigrams.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Feltre
Date 1462
Material paper

Decoration
Good initial. Written in humanistic script, fol. 159v. (P&A ii. 836)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 85
Summary Catalogue no. 18666
Summary of contents Martial, Epigrams.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Padua
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniature (retouched), initials. Good border added (?). (P&A ii. 581, pl. LV)
fol. 2v
Type miniature
Subject Orpheus and Hermes. Arms of the Macinghi family of Florence.
fol. 3r
Type border, right and lower margins
Subject Floral designs, panel with peacocks.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 86
Summary Catalogue no. 18667
Summary of contents Seneca, Tragedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy or Verona
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniatures, borders, initials (decoration partly unfinished). Written by Pace (or Isace?) de Paulinis de Roma. (P&A ii. 765, pl. LXXIII)
10- to 13-line initials in gold frames, with borders in right margins, decorated with animal figures, acanthus leaves, flowers and gold disks.
fol. 1r
Title Herules furens
Type initial S
Subject Hercules with a club, in lion skin, speaks to an armoured soldier; Juno seated on a bench above.
fol. 21r
Title Thyestes
Type initial Q
Subject Atreus serves Thyestes his two sons at feast.
fol. 38v
Title Phoenissae
Type initial C
Subject Oedipus and Antigone; battle scene in the background; leopard with red collar in the border.
fol. 48v
Title Phaedra
Type initial I
Subject Hunting scene. Death of Hippolytus.
fol. 68r
Title Oedipus
Type initial I
Subject Oedipus, blind; Jocasta, stabbing herself with a dagger; Oedipus (?) kneeling before a statue; griffon.
fol. 84r
Title Troades
Type initial Q
Subject Walled city; scenes showing fates of Trojan women.
fol. 118v
Title Medea
Type initial D
Subject Walled castle; on the wall Medea slaying her child; at the base of the wall crowned Creon (?) and Medea giving a robe to two children.
Title Medea
Type miniature
Subject Medea in a chariot drawn by two dragons. Walled castle with tower; two children giving a robe to crowned Glauce (?); Creon (?) in tower.
fol. 118v
Title Agamemnon
Type initial O
Subject Agamemnon returning home with prisoners and a band of warriors. The murder of Agamemnon.
fol. 134r
Title Octavia
Type initial I
Subject Two panels: (1) Nero seated on the throne and Octavia (?) with another woman and soldiers; (2) Octavia in a ship with sailors. Pelican feeding its young with its blood (?) on top of the initial I.
fol. 149v
Title Hercules Oetaeus
Type initial S
Subject Hercules on his funeral pyre gives his bow to Philoctetes; two women watch. Hercules rises to heaven from his funeral pyre.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 87
Summary Catalogue no. 18668
Summary of contents Seneca, Tragedies (end lost).
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 88
Summary Catalogue no. 18669
Summary of contents Seneca, Tragedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ravenna
Date 1399
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 89
Summary Catalogue no. 18670
Composite fols. 1-10 || fols. 11-190
Summary of contents Seneca, Hercules furens (fragment). || Seneca, Tragedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century || 15th century, beginning
Material parchment || paper
fol. 2r
Type initial U
Subject Half-figure of the author (rubbed).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 90
Summary Catalogue no. 18671
Summary of contents L. Annaeus Seneca, Tragedies
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Padua (?)
Date c. 1399-1400
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniatures, borders, historiated and other initials. Written by Niolaus (sic) presbyter. In two styles, identified by C. Huter as (fol. 1) the Novella Master and (remainder) Cristoforo Cortese. (P&A ii. 129, pl. XIII)
fol. 1r
Type initial S
Subject Zoomorphic initial with two dragons spitting fire. Inset: Juno wearing crown, in crimson robe bordered with ermine, points right hand to heavens, where in a circle are the Sun, the Moon and the stars. On the edge of the circle are the figures of the Zodiac.
Type full border
Subject In the lower margin is a blue medallion with a crested helmet and shield in the centre. It is surrounded by red, blue, green and white dragons on gold background. At the four corners of the border are medallions with four crowned seated figures, two robed in red and two in rose. Three of the figures have a lion on each side. The upper left-hand figure appears to have a lion on the right, and a small human figure in green robe on the left. All the figures are on blue background, and all hold objects as follows: upper left, sword; upper right, pillar; lower left, dagger, plunged into self or being wiped; lower right, taper. In the middle of the left and right borders are medallions with six-pointed stars on silver background.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 91
Summary Catalogue no. 18672
Summary of contents Plautus, Comedies.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, end
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 92
Summary Catalogue no. 18673
Summary of contents Plautus, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, second quarter
Material paper

Decoration
Initials. Sketch on flyleaf, fol. ii. Written in humanistic script by Bartolomeo de Mairas (Greek colophon), fol. 92v. (P&A ii. 926)
fol. ii recto
Type drawing
Subject Interlace, geometrical designs.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 93
Summary Catalogue no. 18674
Summary of contents L. Annaeus Seneca, Tragedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
One fine historiated initial and other initials. (P&A ii. 202)
fol. 5r
Type initial S
Subject Figure in a short red tunic and tall hat, ending with an animal head. Initial is supported by a green dragon with three heads.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Shield with a donkey head and a bird.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 94
Summary Catalogue no. 18675
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, late
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 95
Summary Catalogue no. 18676
Summary of contents Aelius Donatus, Commentary on Terence, Comedies, with preface De tragoedia et comoedia.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 96
Summary Catalogue no. 18677
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 1419
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 97
Summary Catalogue no. 18678
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 98
Summary Catalogue no. 18679
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies (defective at beginning and end).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. (P&A ii. 690)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 99
Summary Catalogue no. 18680
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence (?)
Date c. 1415-1425
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script by scribe who signed other MSS. 'Nicolaus'. (P&A ii. 214, pl. XIX)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 100
Summary Catalogue no. 18681
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, historiated and other initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 406, pl. XXXIX)
fol. 3v
Type initial V
Subject Profile portrait of the author.
Type full border
Subject Interlaced stems, putti, wreath, left blank to be filled with a coat of arms.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 101
Summary Catalogue no. 18682
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Verona (?)
Date 1446
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials (defaced). Written in humanistic script. (P&A ii. 384)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 102
Summary Catalogue no. 18683
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Marginal drawings added, 15th century end (?). Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 413)
fol. 60r
Type drawing, right margin
Subject Half-figure of a man in red robe and cap pointing to the text (added, 15th century, end (?)).
fol. ?
Type drawing, left margin
Subject Half-figure of a man in blue robe pointing to the text; nude prostrate figure (added, 15th century, end (?))


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 103
Summary Catalogue no. 18684
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. (P&A ii. 188)
fol. 1r
Type miniature
Subject Shield with a coat of arms.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 104
Summary Catalogue no. 18685
Summary of contents Terence, Comedies.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date 1448
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 105
Summary Catalogue no. 18686
Summary of contents Plautus, Comedies.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 106
Summary Catalogue no. 18687
Summary of contents Commentary on Plautus, Comedies.
Language Latin
Date 16th century, beginning
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 108
Summary Catalogue no. 18689
Summary of contents Alexander de Villa Dei, Doctrinale magnum.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North (?)
Date 1470
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initial. Written by Antonellus dictus Capadocia, fol. 46v. (P&A ii. 847)
fol. 1r
Type initial S
Subject Red initial on blue and gold background, decorated with floral designs and gold disks.
fol. 30v
Type drawing, lower margin
Subject Catchword decorated with profile face.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 109
Summary Catalogue no. 18690
Summary of contents Iohannes de Alta Villa, Architrenius.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 110
Summary Catalogue no. 18691
Summary of contents Albertinus Mussatus, Eccerinis, with commentary of Jacobinus Jadre Fiscicus. Etc.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date c. 1405-1406
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initial, attributed by C. Huter to Cristoforo Cortese. (P&A ii. 439)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 111
Summary Catalogue no. 18692
Summary of contents Prosper of Aquitaine, Epigrammata ex sententiis S. Augustini.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 112
Summary Catalogue no. 18693
Summary of contents Bellino Bissolo, Speculum vitae; Liber legum moralium; Libellus de regimine uitae et sanitatis. Marchetto da Padova, 3-voice motet Aue regina; Mater innocencie; [Ite missa est]. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 1325
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 113
Summary Catalogue no. 18694
Summary of contents Tommaso Seneca Camerino, Historia Bononiensis. Gaspar Tribrardus of Modena, works addressed to Galeas Marescotus.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna (?)
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, initials. (P&A ii. 673)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 114
Summary Catalogue no. 18695
Summary of contents Piero Valeriani Bolzanio, Amorum libri quinque.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 115
Summary Catalogue no. 18696
Summary of contents Antonio Baratella, works.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, end
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 116
Summary Catalogue no. 18697
Summary of contents Silius Italicus, Punica. Some glosses derived from lecture given by Pomponio Leto in Venice in 1467.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 1467 (?)
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 117
Summary Catalogue no. 18698
Summary of contents Prosper of Aquitaine, Carmina moralia.
Language Latin
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 118
Summary Catalogue no. 18699
Summary of contents Prosper of Aquitaine, Poems.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east (?)
Date 15th century, first half
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial. (P&A ii. 801)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 119
Summary Catalogue no. 18700
Summary of contents Basinio de' Basini of Parma, works. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 120
Summary Catalogue no. 18701
Summary of contents Ubertinus Pusculus of Brescia, Constantinopolis; De laudibus Brixiae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date 1479
Material paper

Decoration
Initial. Written in humanistic script, fol. 55, by 'Mr. G.' (?). (P&A ii. 891)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 121
Summary Catalogue no. 18702
Summary of contents Various writings connected with Sibyls.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date 1420 and 15th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Written in humanistic script by Johannes de Canonicis, fol. 13v. Arms added in North Italy, 15th century, second half. (P&A ii. 903)
fol. 2r
Type border, lower margin
Subject Laurel wreath with arms of Stancari of Bologna.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 122
Summary Catalogue no. 18703
Summary of contents Statius, Achilleis.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 123
Summary Catalogue no. 18704
Summary of contents Giovanni Pontano and others, Poems. Ps.-Vergil, Priapeia.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Veneto
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Drawing of 16th century (?) on fly-leaf. (P&A ii. 577, pl. LV)
fol. ii recto
Type drawing
Subject Half-figure of a young man (?), 16th century (?).
fol. 1r
Type initial I(munus)
Subject 6-line gold initial on purple background, decorated with coiled stem with flowers.
Type border, upper, left and lower margins
Subject Interlace; laurel wreath with an erased coat of arms, perhaps azure a bend or (same arms overpainted in MS. Burney 157).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 124
Summary Catalogue no. 18705
Composite fols. 1-36 || fols. 37-57
Summary of contents Sedulius, Carmen paschale. || Prudentius, Psychomachia.
Language Latin
Date 11th century, beginning || 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 125
Summary Catalogue no. 18706
Summary of contents Quintus Aemilianus Cimbriacus, works. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 126
Summary Catalogue no. 18707
Summary of contents Tibullus, Elegies. Selections from Virgil, Martial, Ovid, Pietro Paolo Vergerio, Petrarch and other poets.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 127
Summary Catalogue no. 18708
Composite fols. 1-24 || fols. 25-64
Summary of contents Fables of Aesop, in verse. || Commentary on Horace, De arte poetica.
Language Latin
Date 14th century || 15th century
Material parchment || paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 128
Summary Catalogue no. 18709
Summary of contents Fables of Aesop, in verse.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 129
Summary Catalogue no. 18710
Summary of contents Alexander de Villa Dei, Doctrinale magnum.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 131
Summary Catalogue no. 18712
Composite fols. 2-84b || fols. 85-156
Summary of contents Xenophon, Memorabilia, tr. Bessarion. || Origo gentis Romanae. De uiris illustribus urbis Romae. Aurelius Victor, De Caesaribus.
Language Latin and Greek
Origin Italian, Rome (?)
Date 1453 || 1450s-1460s
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 132
Summary Catalogue no. 18713
Summary of contents Priscian, Institutiones grammaticae, bks. i-xvi.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 12th century, first half
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. (P&A ii. 41)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 133
Summary Catalogue no. 18714
Summary of contents Suetonius, Lives of the twelve Caesars.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Padua
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials (faceted capitals). Written in humanistic script with Sanvitesque capitals. (P&A ii. 620, pl. LX)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 134
Summary Catalogue no. 18715
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha. Leonardo Bruni, De bello Punico; Commentarius rerum grecarum. Appian, Roman History, second part of bk. viii, tr. Piercandido Decembrio.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice(?)
Date c. 1450
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials, in two styles, the second more Milanese. Written in humanistic script for his own use by Giovanni Gradenigo (Venetian family), fol. 44v. (P&A ii. 546, pl. L)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 135
Summary Catalogue no. 18716
Composite fols. 1-29 || B
Summary of contents Ps.-Aristotle, Secreta secretorum, Latin translation by Philip of Tripoli. || Theological treatises.
Language Latin || Italian
Origin Italian, Venice || Italian
Date c. 1400-1405 || 16th century
Material parchment, paper || paper

Decoration
Fine border, historiated initial. C. Huter attributes the author-portrait to the Novella Master, non-figurative decoration to Cristoforo Cortese. (P&A ii. 751, pl. LXXII) || -
fol. 1r
Type initial D
Subject Half-figure of Philippus Tripolitanus (?).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 136
Summary Catalogue no. 18717
Summary of contents Q. Curtius Rufus, Historia Alexandri Magni.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Close to the style of Joachinus de Gigantibus. (P&A ii. 355, pl. XXXIII)
fol. 1r
Type border, upper, left and lower margin
Subject Interlaced stems, birds, deer. At the bottom of the page two putti support a wreath with the coat of arms of the Forteguerri family of Perugia or Pistoia.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 137
Summary Catalogue no. 18718
Summary of contents Palladius, De re rustica.
Language Latin
Date 14th century, beginning
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 138
Summary Catalogue no. 18719
Summary of contents Boethius, De consolatione philosophiae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date c. 1400
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, historiated and other initials (partly defaced). (P&A ii. 758)
fol. 179r
Type drawing
Subject Head-and-shoulders portrait of a crowned woman; face, cross and other partialy deleted sketches.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 139
Summary Catalogue no. 18720
Summary of contents Homer, Iliad, bks. i-xii, Latin translation.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, late
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 140
Summary Catalogue no. 18721
Summary of contents Letters of Leonardo Bruni, Poggio Bracciolini and others. Extracts from classical authors. Treatises. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 141
Summary Catalogue no. 18722
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 142
Summary Catalogue no. 18723
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border (partly repainted), initials. Humanistic script. Written by two hands, the second close to Jacobus de Machariis Venetus. (P&A ii. 517, pl. XLVIII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 143
Summary Catalogue no. 18724
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 421)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 144
Summary Catalogue no. 18725
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha. Cicero, De senectute.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 145
Summary Catalogue no. 18726
Summary of contents Justin, Epitome of Pompeius Trogus.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 949)
fol. 2r
Type initial I
Subject Interlace, floral designs.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 146
Summary Catalogue no. 18727
Summary of contents Justin, Epitome of Pompeius Trogus.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 518, pl. XLIX)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 147
Summary Catalogue no. 18728
Summary of contents Justinus, Epitome of Pompeius Trogus. Gaius Julius Solinus, De mirabilibus mundi. Sextus Aurelius Victor, De viris illustribus.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date 1377
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 148
Summary Catalogue no. 18729
Summary of contents Justin, Epitome of Pompeius Trogus.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 1468
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine and good initials. Written in humanistic script. (P&A ii. 733)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 149
Summary Catalogue no. 18730
Summary of contents Justinus, Epitome of Pompeius Trogus. Festus, Breuiarium rerum gestarum populi Romani.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 1466
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 150
Summary Catalogue no. 18731
Summary of contents Pliny the Younger, Epistulae. Letters of Augustine and Guarino of Verona. Two love-poems in Italian, with Latin translations. Etc.
Language Latin and Italian
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 151
Summary Catalogue no. 18732
Composite fols. 1-87 || 88-171
Summary of contents Augustine, Letters. Ps.-Augustine, De praedestinatione Dei. Etc. || Thomas Aquinas, works.
Language Latin
Date 1473 || 15th century
Material parchment || paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 152
Summary Catalogue no. 18733
Summary of contents Phocas, Grammar. Georgius Trapezuntius, Grammar. Omnibonus Leonicenus, De arte metrica.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date 1470
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 505)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 153
Summary Catalogue no. 18734
Summary of contents Phalaris, Epistles, tr. Francesco Aretino.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material paper

Decoration
Fine initials. Written in humanistic script by Johannes Baptista de Spada de Interamna, fol. 82v. (P&A ii. 353, pl. XXXIII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 154
Summary Catalogue no. 18735
Summary of contents Index of place names in Caesar, De bello Gallico.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 155
Summary Catalogue no. 18736
Summary of contents Phalaris, Epistles, tr. Francesco Aretino. Translations from Xenophon and Basil the Great by Leonardo Bruni. Letters.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 156
Summary Catalogue no. 18737
Summary of contents Marsilio Ficino, Commentary on Plato, Symposium.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date between 1475 and 1480 (?)
Material paper

Decoration
Good initials. Autograph corrections by Ficino. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 323)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 157
Summary Catalogue no. 18738
Summary of contents Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romani populi, bks. i-ii and first part of iii, tr. Lampo Birago.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 158
Summary Catalogue no. 18739
Summary of contents Dares Phrygius, De excidio Troiae. Festus, Breuiarium rerum gestarum populi Romani.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 736, pl. LXXI)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 159
Summary Catalogue no. 18740
Summary of contents Cornelius Nepos, De uiris illustribus.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 160
Summary Catalogue no. 18741
Summary of contents Priscian, Institutiones, bks. i-xvi.
Language Latin
Date 12th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 161
Summary Catalogue no. 18742
Summary of contents Solinus, Collectanea rerum mirabilium.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Padua (?)
Date 1457
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniature, initial. By Leonardo Bellini or circle. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 603, pl. LVIII)
fol. 7r
Type miniature
Subject Square frame, supported by two winged putti, containing initial S and two medallions with profile heads of a young man and a woman.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 162
Summary Catalogue no. 18743
Summary of contents Aristotle, Ethics, tr. Leonardo Bruni.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date c. 1450-1460
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Humanistic script, identifiable as the hand of Ormannus de Erfordia. (P&A ii. 231)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 163
Summary Catalogue no. 18744
Summary of contents Marsilo Ficino, translations from Plato and others.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 164
Summary Catalogue no. 18745
Summary of contents Ps.-Aristotle, Problemata, Latin tr.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 165
Summary Catalogue no. 18746
Summary of contents Donatus, Ars maior.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material paper

Decoration
Good border, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 881)
fol. 1r
Type initial P
Subject Gold initial, interlace, floral designs, gold disks.
fol. 29v
Type initial V
Subject Gold initial, interlace, floral designs, gold disks.
fol. 37r
Type initial B
Subject Gold initial, interlace, floral designs, gold disks.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 166
Summary Catalogue no. 18747
Summary of contents Cornelius Nepos, De uiris illustribus.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 167
Summary Catalogue no. 18748
Summary of contents Plutarch, De capienda ex inimicis utilitate, Latin tr. Censorinus, De die natali.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, initials. Humanistic script attributable to Pierantonio Sallando of Reggio. (P&A ii. 669, pl. LXIV)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 168
Summary Catalogue no. 18749
Summary of contents Apicius, De re coquinaria.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 1490
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, initials. Written in humanistic script by Pierantonio Sallando of Reggio, fol. 78. (P&A ii. 668, pl. LXIV)
fol. 1r
Type full border
Subject Architectural frontispiece with cooking implements. Coat of arms of Rossi of Bologna.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 169
Summary Catalogue no. 18750
Summary of contents Pompeius Festus, De significatione uerborum (excerpts). Guarino of Verona, Vocabulary from Servius.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border (arms), initials (faceted capitals). (P&A ii. 524)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 170
Summary Catalogue no. 18751
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 422)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 171
Summary Catalogue no. 18752
Summary of contents Phalaris, Epistles, tr. Francesco Aretino. Sextus Aurelius Victor, De uiris illustribus.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date 1469
Material paper

Decoration
Good initials. Written in humanistic script in 1469 by Frater Bellinus, fol. 100v. (P&A ii. 845)
fol. 1r
Type initial D
Subject Pink initial on gold and blue background, decorated with floral designs and gold disks.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Floral designs, gold disks, laurel wreath with a defaced coat of arms.
fol. 71r
Type initial P
Subject Pink initial on gold and blue background, decorated with floral designs and gold disks.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 172
Summary Catalogue no. 18753
Summary of contents Plutarch, Lives, in various translations, with commentary.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script, identifiable as the hand of Ubertinus de Parma. (P&A ii. 704)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 173
Summary Catalogue no. 18754
Summary of contents Plutarch, Lives. Various translations including that of the Life of Phocion by Guarino datable to 1434.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Veneto (?)
Date 15th century, second quarter (after 1434)
Material paper

Decoration
Fine initials. Written in semi-humanistic script. (P&A ii. 385, pl. XXXVII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 174
Summary Catalogue no. 18755
Summary of contents Aristotle, Ethics; Politics; Rhetorica; Moralia. Ps.-Aristotle, Secreta secretorum. Latin translations.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Umbria (?)
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, one historiated and other initials. (P&A ii. 190, pl. XVIII)
fol. 1r
Type initial O
Subject Tonsured author, holding an open book, instructs a tonsured pupil, seated at his feet.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 175
Summary Catalogue no. 18756
Summary of contents Calcidius, Commentary on Plato, Timaeus.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 176
Summary Catalogue no. 18757
Summary of contents Plato, Timaeus, with commentary by Calcidius.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 177
Summary Catalogue no. 18758
Summary of contents Seneca, Epistolae ad Lucilium; Dialogi. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 178
Summary Catalogue no. 18759
Summary of contents Dictionary. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 179
Summary Catalogue no. 18760
Summary of contents Hyginus, Astronomica.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniatures (coloured drawings), and initials (rubbed). Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 880, pl. LXXVIII)
fols. 28r-41v
Type miniatures
Subject Coloured drawings of mythological figures, representing major constellations.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 180
Summary Catalogue no. 18761
Summary of contents Suetonius, Vitae xii Caesarum.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 15th century, third quarter (c. 1450-1460)
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border and initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 272, pl. XXV)
fol. 1r
Type full border
Subject Interlace, floral designs, gold disks, a medallion with a coat of arms in the lower margin (vert a lion natural tongued gules and holding a sword argent with overall a bar gules).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 181
Summary Catalogue no. 18762
Summary of contents Ps.-Seneca and Ps.-Paul, Letters. Seneca, De clementia; Epistolae ad Lucilium.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 182
Summary Catalogue no. 18763
Summary of contents Boethius, De consolatione philosophiae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date 14th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, historiated initial. (P&A ii. 127)
fol. 1r
Type initial C
Subject Window of a prison cell, showing heads of Boethius and Philosophy.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 183
Summary Catalogue no. 18764
Summary of contents Boethius, De consolatione philosophiae.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 184
Summary Catalogue no. 18765
Summary of contents Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the philosophers, tr. Ambrogio Traversari.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 185
Summary Catalogue no. 18766
Summary of contents Roberto Valturio, De re militari.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rimini (?)
Date before 1462
Material paper

Decoration
Fine miniatures (drawings). Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 834, pl. LXXV)
fol. 1r
Type initial Q
Subject Mitred St. Augustine, seated, holding crosier and blessing.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 186
Summary Catalogue no. 18767
Summary of contents Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the philosophers, tr. Ambrogio Traversari.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Padua
Date c. 1450-1460
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 411, pl. XL)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 187
Summary Catalogue no. 18768
Summary of contents Aristotle, Ethics, tr. Leonardo Bruni.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 1434
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Humanistic script attributable to Domenico di Niccolò Pollini. (P&A ii. 218, pl. XIX)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 188
Summary Catalogue no. 18769
Summary of contents Aristotle, Logica uetus; Logica noua.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date 14th century, first half
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated and other initials. Good diagram, fol. 2v. (P&A ii. 159)
fol. 1r
Type initial C
Subject Hybrid half-figure with human body and animal head.
fol. 37r
Type initial P
Subject Half-figure of a bearded man, golden gown and red sleeves, golden cap.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 189
Summary Catalogue no. 18770
Summary of contents Plutarch, Opuscula, tr. Giovanni Lorenzo.
Language Latin
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 190
Summary Catalogue no. 18771
Summary of contents Aristotle, Metaphysics, tr. Johannes Argyropulos.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence (?)
Date 1470
Material paper

Decoration
Initials. Written in humanistic script by Franciscus Taurus of Rimini, fol. 144v. (P&A ii. 284)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 191
Summary Catalogue no. 18772
Summary of contents Aristotle, Ethics, tr. Johannes Argyropulos.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome
Date 1475
Material paper

Decoration
Initials. Written in humanistic script in Rome in 1475, fol. 118v. (P&A ii. 360)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 192
Summary Catalogue no. 18773
Summary of contents Pomponius Mela, Cosmographia. Campanus of Novara, Theorica planetarum.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 193
Summary Catalogue no. 18774
Summary of contents Sallust, Catilina; Jugurtha.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara (?)
Date 1411-1412
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Fine penwork initials. Partly palimpsest, on documents of 14th century, second quarter, perhaps Venetian. Fere-humanistic script. (P&A ii. 378)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 194
Summary Catalogue no. 18775
Summary of contents L. Annaeus Florus, Epitoma de Tito Liuio. Festus, Breuiarium rerum gestarum populi Romani.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border and initial. Written in humanistic script. (P&A ii. 401, pl. XXXVIII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 195
Summary Catalogue no. 18776
Summary of contents Aristotle, Politics, tr. Leonardo Bruni. Letter to Flavio Biondo about the translation, 1438.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Venice
Date 15th century, middle (after 1438)
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 809)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 196
Summary Catalogue no. 18777
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Synonyma. Cicero, Paradoxa; Somnium Scipionis. Ps.(?)-Cicero, De partitione oratoria.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 1464
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 197
Summary Catalogue no. 18778
Summary of contents Cicero, De senectute; Paradoxa; Somnium Scipionis; selected letters. Omnibonus Leonicenus, De arte metrica. Ps.-Aurelius Victor, De uiris illustribus (incomplete at end).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Verona (?)
Date 1471
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 199
Summary Catalogue no. 18780
Summary of contents Cicero, speeches; De officiis (end lost); De senectute.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 200
Summary Catalogue no. 18781
Summary of contents Cicero, Epistolae; De senectute.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 201
Summary Catalogue no. 18782
Summary of contents Cicero, De inventione, with commentary.
Language Latin
Date 12th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 202
Summary Catalogue no. 18783
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis. Notes on grammar.
Language Latin
Date 15th century, end
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 203
Summary Catalogue no. 18784
Summary of contents Cicero, philosophical works.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 204
Summary Catalogue no. 18785
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Rhetorica ad Herennium. Cicero, De inuentione.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, first half
Material parchment

Decoration
Penwork initials. (P&A ii. 931)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 205
Summary Catalogue no. 18786
Composite fols. 1-64 || fols. 65-117
Summary of contents Cicero, philosophical works. Commentary on Aristotle, Praedicamenta.Henricus de Werl, De formalitatibus (start only, left unfinished).
Language Latin
Origin Italian || Italian, Ancona
Date 15th century || 1446
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 206
Summary Catalogue no. 18787
Summary of contents Cicero, Letters. Seneca, Prouerbia (alphabetical collection).
Language Latin
Date 15th century, end
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 207
Summary Catalogue no. 18788
Summary of contents Cicero, De inuentione.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 661, pl. LXIV)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 208
Summary Catalogue no. 18789
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Rhetorica ad Herennium, epitome.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 940)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 209
Summary Catalogue no. 18790
Summary of contents Cicero, De amicitia; De senectute; Paradoxa.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date c. 1420
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated and other borders and initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 703, pl. LXVIII)
fol. 1r
Type full border
Subject Arms of the Venetian family of Sanudo. Floral designs, birds, half-figures of a young man and a woman with inscribed scrolls.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 210
Summary Catalogue no. 18791
Summary of contents Cicero, Epistulae ad familiares, bks. ix-xvi (defective); Pro Marcello; Pro Ligario.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, first quarter
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 211
Summary Catalogue no. 18792
Summary of contents Cicero, Epistulae ad familiares.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 1450
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 212
Summary Catalogue no. 18793
Summary of contents Geremia de Montagnone, Compendium moralium notabilium. Cicero and Seneca, works and extracts from works. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 213
Summary Catalogue no. 18794
Composite fols. 1-99 || fols. 100-147
Summary of contents Cicero, Disputationes Tusculanae. || 'Liber de vita monastica'.
Language Latin || Italian
Origin Italian, Venice
Date 1460 || 15th century
Material paper

Decoration
Miniature (drawing of thistle), initial. Written by Jacobus Cardogna in Venice in 1460, fol. 97, in humanistic script. (P&A ii. 496) || -
fol. 1v
Type drawing
Subject Three thistle flowers, tied with a ribbon, bearing a motto (?): 'FA WEEW CRE SAA' (?).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 214
Summary Catalogue no. 18795
Summary of contents Justin, Epitome of Pompeius Trogus. Cicero, works. Translations from Plutarch. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 215
Summary Catalogue no. 18796
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 216
Summary Catalogue no. 18797
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Rhetorica ad Herennium.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material paper

Decoration
Good border, initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 860)
fol. 1r
Type initial E
Subject Gold initial, interlace, floral designs.
Type borde, left margin
Subject Interlace, floral designs.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 217
Summary Catalogue no. 18798
Summary of contents Cicero, Orationes philippicae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna (?)
Date 15th century, end
Material paper

Decoration
Good initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 674)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 218
Summary Catalogue no. 18799
Summary of contents Cicero, De oratore.
Language Latin
Origin Dalmatian, Novigrad
Date 1451
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated border, initials. Written by Angelus Vadius in humanistic script in Novigrad, fol. 120v. (P&A ii. 950, pl. LXXX)
fol. 1v
Type border, lower margin
Subject Three putti support a coat of arms (or an eagle displayed and crowned sable, della Pusterla, Milan (?))


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 219
Summary Catalogue no. 18800
Summary of contents Cicero, Orationes philippicae; Orationes in Catilinam. Ps.-Sallust and Ps.-Cicero, Inuectivae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date c. 1480
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated border, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 562, pl. LII)
fol. 1r
Type full border
Subject Interlaced stems, putto, birds, two fish-tailed figures supporting a laurel wreath with erased coat of arms.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 220
Summary Catalogue no. 18801
Summary of contents Cicero, Epistolae ad familiares. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 221
Summary Catalogue no. 18802
Summary of contents Cicero, De amicitia, with glosses; De officiis.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated and other borders, initials. Close in style to Pietro da Pavia. (P&A ii. 194, pl. XVIII)
fol. 1r
Type border, left and lower margins
Subject Monkey and two hybrid human-animal figures, one playing bagpipes.
fol. 42v
Type border, upper, left and lower margins
Subject Grotesque.
fol. 43v
Type initial Q
Subject Interlace, foliage, two intertwined dragons.
fol. 59r
Type border, upper, left and lower margins
Subject Grotesque.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 222
Summary Catalogue no. 18803
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis; Paradoxa; Somnium Scipionis. Francesco Philelpho, five speeches.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 223
Summary Catalogue no. 18804
Summary of contents Cicero, Epistolae ad familiares.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 810, pl. LXXIV)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 224
Summary Catalogue no. 18805
Summary of contents Cicero, Orationes philippicae; Topica.
Language Latin
Origin Dalmatian Trau
Date 1438
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 225
Summary Catalogue no. 18806
Summary of contents Cicero, Epistolae ad familiares.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara
Date 1462
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Good border with arms, in a different style, perhaps added. Written in humanistic script in 1462 by Antonius F(arina), notary and citizen of Ferrara, fol. 154v. (P&A ii. 392)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 226
Summary Catalogue no. 18807
Summary of contents Cicero, Speeches.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 227
Summary Catalogue no. 18808
Summary of contents Cicero, De finibus.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North (?)
Date 15th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 898)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 228
Summary Catalogue no. 18809
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Rhetorica ad Herennium. Boethius, De differentiis topicis, bk. iv.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Milan
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initial. Sketches, fol. 67v, 15th century, end. Humanistic script by two hands. (P&A ii. 715, pl. LXIX)
fol. 1r
Type initial E(t)
Subject Pink initial on gold background, decorated with coiled stems, flowers and leaves.
Type full border
Subject Gold bars, decorated with grotesque aiming a bow, animals, birds, leaves and gold disks.
fol. 67v
Type drawing
Subject Sketches of feet and hands, 15th century, end.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 229
Summary Catalogue no. 18810
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara
Date 1461
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initial. Written in humanistic script by Antonius Farina, notary of Ferrara, fol. 60. (P&A ii. 391, pl. XXXVIII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 230
Summary Catalogue no. 18811
Summary of contents Cicero, philosophical works; speeches. Ps.-Sallust and Ps.-Cicero, Inuectiuae
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date c. 1405-1406
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials, attributed by C. Huter to Cristoforo Cortese. Fine penwork initials. Fere-humanistic script. (P&A ii. 377, pl. XXXVI)
fol. 2r
Type initial Q(vintus)
Subject Pink initial, on gold and blue background, decorated with two putti, grotesques, leaves and gold disks.
fol. 39r
Type initial O
Subject Pink initial, on gold and blue background, decorated with acanthus leaves and gold disks.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 231
Summary Catalogue no. 18812
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis; De senectute; De amicitia; Paradoxa.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 714)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 232
Summary Catalogue no. 18813
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Rhetorica ad Herennium.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Written in humanistic script by Bartolomeo Paruta, fol. 54. (P&A ii. 483, pl. XLVI)
5-line pink initials on gold and blue background, decorated with acanthus leaves and gold disks on fols. 7v and 20v.
Alternating red and blue initials with contrasting purple and red penwork.
fol. 1r
Type initial E(t)
Subject 7-line pink initial, on gold and blue background, decorated with acanthus leaves and arabesque designs.
Type full border
Subject Gold bars, decorated with flowers and leaves; medallion with a bird; medallion with the arms of the Paruta family, Venice (?) (partly erased).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 233
Summary Catalogue no. 18814
Summary of contents Cicero, Orationes in C. Verrem.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 1449
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 234
Summary Catalogue no. 18815
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Rhetorica ad Herennium.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 235
Summary Catalogue no. 18816
Summary of contents Cicero, Disputationes Tusculanae (end lost).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initial. (P&A ii. 777, pl. LXXIII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 236
Summary Catalogue no. 18817
Summary of contents Cicero, Epistolae ad familiares.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 520, pl. L)
fol. 1r
Type initial E(go) and border, left, upper and lower margins
Subject Gold initial and border, decorated with gold disks and white vine-stem designs on blue, red and green background. Arms of the family of Malipiero with the initials 'IM' in the lower margin.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 237
Summary Catalogue no. 18818
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis; De senectute; De amicitia.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Central (?)
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, initials (defaced). Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 260)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 238
Summary Catalogue no. 18819
Summary of contents Cicero, Disputationes Tusculanae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material paper

Decoration
Good initial. Humanistic script, signed 'p. d.', fol. 118. (P&A ii. 859)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 239
Summary Catalogue no. 18820
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis; De amicitia.
Language Latin
Origin German, Austria (?) and Italian
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment, paper

Decoration
Good border, historiated initial. The script is German to fol. 54r and Italian from fol. 54v to the end. (P&A i. 174)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 240
Summary Catalogue no. 18821
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Rhetorica ad Herennium.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Padua
Date 1453
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 241
Summary Catalogue no. 18822
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis, bks. i-ii (end lost).
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 242
Summary Catalogue no. 18823
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Rhetorica ad Herennium.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Venice
Date c. 1420-1430
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 815, pl. LXXVI)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 243
Summary Catalogue no. 18824
Summary of contents Cicero, Letters (selected).
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 244
Summary Catalogue no. 18825
Summary of contents Cicero, Epistolae ad familiares (damaged at beginning and end).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 811)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 245
Summary Catalogue no. 18826
Summary of contents Cicero, De senectute; De amicitia; Paradoxa.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 410)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 246
Summary Catalogue no. 18827
Summary of contents Antonio Lusco, Explanatio in Ciceronis orationes decem, dedicated to Astolfino de Marinoni.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Venice
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated border, initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 867, pl. LXXVII)
fol. 1r
Type full border
Subject Interlace, floral designs, bird, two putti supporting a shield with a coat of arms (checky argent and sable, on a chief argent the initials 'B B B' (?)).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 247
Summary Catalogue no. 18828
Summary of contents Cicero, De oratore.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Padua
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Written in humanistic script. (P&A ii. 877, pl. LXXVIII)
fol. 1r
Type initial C
Subject Gold initial, doe, interlace, floral designs.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Floral designs, medallion with erased coat of arms.
fol. 42v
Type initial M
Subject Stag, interlace, floral designs.
fol. 104r
Type initial I
Subject Stag, interlace, floral designs.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 248
Summary Catalogue no. 18829
Summary of contents Cicero, De senectute; De amicitia; Paradoxa.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century (1464 or before)
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 249
Summary Catalogue no. 18830
Summary of contents Ps.-Cicero, Rhetorica ad Herennium.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date c. 1470-80
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 554, pl. LI)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 250
Summary Catalogue no. 18831
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-west (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 873)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 251
Summary Catalogue no. 18832
Summary of contents Pomponius Mela, Cosmographia.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 252
Summary Catalogue no. 18833
Summary of contents Cicero, De officiis; De oratore, with commentary (end lost).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 14th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniatures, borders and historiated initials. (P&A ii. 126, pl. XII)
fol. 1r
Type miniature
Subject Man offering keys to another, both in red cloaks; four other figures in long tunics and cloaks stand around.
fol. 2v
Type initial T
Subject Two men in robes and headdresses; one hands a small dog over to another.
fol. 28v
Type initial Q
Subject A man and a woman embracing.
fol. 44v
Type initial P
Subject Two figures in the loop of the initial; one leans out to grapple with a third figure in the border.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 253
Summary Catalogue no. 18834
Summary of contents Cicero, Speeches. Ps.-Sallust, Inuectiua in Ciceronem.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Initial (sketch, contemporary?). Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 979)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 254
Summary Catalogue no. 18835
Summary of contents Cicero, Orationes in C. Verrem; Orationes in Catilinam; Orationes philippicae. Ps.-Sallust and Ps.-Cicero, Inuectiuae.
Language Latin
Origin Dalmatian Šibenik (Sebenico)
Date 1458-1460
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, initials. Written in humanistic script by Jacobus Naplave at Sebenico in 1458, fol. 77, and 1460, fol. 137v. (P&A ii. 832)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 255
Summary Catalogue no. 18836
Summary of contents Cicero, Speeches (damaged at start).
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 256
Summary Catalogue no. 18837
Summary of contents Orosius, Historiae adversus paganos.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 257
Summary Catalogue no. 18838
Summary of contents Cicero, Somnium Scipionis, with Macrobius' Commentary. With glosses.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna
Date 1383
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniatures, borders, diagrams, historiated initials. Rewritten inscription as written 'in alma urbe in 1383', fol. 36v. (P&A ii. 128, pl. XII)
fol. 1r
Type initial M
Subject Macrobius, holding open book.
Type miniature
Subject Three scenes. Scipio, with a sword and long cloak, and King Masinissa, in a crown, long robe and cloak, stand next to one another conversing. King Masinissa looks up at a semicircular diagram, showing the heavenly spheres. Scipio and King Masinissa seated on a long decorated seat, conversing.
fol. 1v
Type miniature
Subject Scipio asleep in bed, his sword placed by his side, supports with one hand a circle of spheres. In the centre of the circle are Rome and Carthage, surrounded by the Milky Way. Against it are three sets of figures, showing Scipio embracing his father; speaking to his grandfather, Scipio Africanus; and conversing with both of them together.
fol. 3r
Type miniature
Subject Macrobius writing at desk, next to an open cupboard with books, lying flat on shelves. On the desk is a circular stand with two open books.
Type initial C
Subject Head-and-shoulders portrait of a young man.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 258
Summary Catalogue no. 18839
Summary of contents Macrobius, Saturnalia.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome (?)
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 232)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 259
Summary Catalogue no. 18840
Summary of contents Valerius Maximus, Memorabilia. Walter Map, Epistola Valerii ad Rufinum ne ducat uxorem (= De nugis curialium, iv 3-5).
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date c. 1400
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, historiated and other initials, attributed by C. Huter to Cristoforo Cortese. (P&A ii. 437, pl. XLII)
fol. 1r
Type initial U
Subject Profile portrait of the author, holding a book.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 260
Summary Catalogue no. 18841
Summary of contents Valerius Maximus, Memorabilia. Walter Map, Epistola Valerii ad Rufinum ne ducat uxorem (= De nugis curialium, iv 3-5). Festus, Breuiarium rerum gestarum populi Romani. Etc.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Veneto
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials (some damaged). (P&A ii. 141)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 261
Summary Catalogue no. 18842
Summary of contents Valerius Maximus, Memorabilia.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Brescia
Date 1479
Material paper

Decoration
Fine initials, unfinished. Written in humanistic script by Tadeus Solacius 'Johanne Mauro Praetore ac Francisco Dedo praefecto' at Brescia in 1479, fol. 140v. (P&A ii. 684, pl. LXVI)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 262
Summary Catalogue no. 18843
Composite fols. 1-153 || fols. 154a, 155-200
Summary of contents Valerius Maximus, Memorabilia. || Italian translation of Sallust, Jugurtha.
Language Latin || Italian
Origin Italian
Date 1384 || 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 263
Summary Catalogue no. 18844
Summary of contents Valerius Maximus, Memorabilia.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North (?)
Date 15th century, middle
Material paper

Decoration
Initial. Semi-humanistic script. (P&A ii. 821)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 264
Summary Catalogue no. 18845
Summary of contents 'Historiae miscellae' in 26 books, compiled from Eutropius, Paulus Diaconus and others.
Language Latin
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 265
Summary Catalogue no. 18846
Summary of contents Caesar, works.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Ferrara
Date 1454
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, initials. Lower border, fol. 1, in a different style, perhaps added. Written in humanistic script in 1454 by Gerardus de Campis, fol. 164. (P&A ii. 388, pl. XXXVII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 266
Summary Catalogue no. 18847
Summary of contents Caesar, works.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated border (damaged), historiated and other initials. By the school of Francesco d'Antonio del Cherico. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 291, pl. XXVI)
fol. 1r
Type initial G
Subject Armoured warrior with a sword and a shield.
Type border, upper, left and lower margins
Subject Interlace, floral designs, gold disks, birds, dogs, putto. In the lower margin two winged putti support a medallion left blank to be filled with a coat of arms.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 267
Summary Catalogue no. 18848
Summary of contents Dictys Cretensis, De bello Troiano.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Genoa (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good historiated border, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 856)
fol. 1r
Type border, lower margin
Subject Half-figure of an angel with a shield with the arms of Benemerenti and a cock.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 268
Summary Catalogue no. 18849
Summary of contents Vegetius, De re militari.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 269
Summary Catalogue no. 18850
Summary of contents Scriptores historiae augustae.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date 15th century, second half
Material paper

Decoration
Border, initial (very rubbed). (P&A ii. 567)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 270
Summary Catalogue no. 18851
Summary of contents Plutarch, Lives, Latin translations.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 271
Summary Catalogue no. 18852
Summary of contents Works on ancient history. Aristotle, works and extracts from works. Vita S. Hieronymi. Etc.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, early
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 272
Summary Catalogue no. 18853
Summary of contents Hippocrates, works. Galen, Tegni. Medical treatises.
Language Latin
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 273
Summary Catalogue no. 18854
Summary of contents Boethius, De institutione musica. Etc. MS. Canon. Misc. 212 is the second part of the same MS.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna (?)
Date 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated initial and diagrams. (P&A ii. 657)
fol. 1r
Type initial O
Subject Half-figure of the author, holding a book.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 274
Summary Catalogue no. 18855
Summary of contents Vegetius, De re militari.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Naples
Date 1442-1458
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniature, borders, initials. Written in humanistic script by Jacobus Curlus on the order of Alfonso V, fol. 115v. (P&A ii. 363, pl. XXXV)
fol. 1v
Type miniature
Subject A knight on horseback (Alfonso V of Aragon, I of Naples (?)).
Type full border
Subject Floral designs; two angels support a shield with the arms of Aragon and Calabria quartered.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 275
Summary Catalogue no. 18856
Summary of contents Julius Firmicus Maternus, Mathesis.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 276
Summary Catalogue no. 18857
Summary of contents Valerius Maximus, Memorabilia.
Language Latin
Date 14th century, beginning
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 277
Summary Catalogue no. 18858
Summary of contents Aristotle, De interpretatione and Analytica priora, bk. i, tr. Johannes Argyropulos.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 278
Summary Catalogue no. 18859
Composite fols. 2-36 || fols. 38-63 || fols. 65-80 || fols. 82-92 || fols. 93, 95-118
Summary of contents John Buridan, Commentary on Aristotle, De anima. || Misinus de Coderonco, Quaestiones in librum De interpretatione. || Miscellaneous treatises on logic. || William Heytesbury, Sophismata asinina. || Misinus (de Coderonco ?), Treatises on William Heytesbury, De praedicamentis.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Padua || Italian Bologna (?) || Italian Padua || Italian || Italian
Date 1394 || 1387 or after || 1391 || 14th century, late, or 15th century || 14th century, late or 15th century
Material paper

Decoration
Penwork initials.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 279
Summary Catalogue no. 18860
Summary of contents Nonius Marcellus, De compendiosa doctrina ('extract form'). Astronomical excerpts from Macrobius and Pliny. Seneca, Epistulae ad Lucilium, 1-88 (fragmentary). Etc.
Language Latin
Origin French, Auxerre (?)
Date 9th century, late, or 10th century
Material parchment

Decoration
Good diagrams. (P&A i. 425)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 280
Summary Catalogue no. 18861
Summary of contents Aristotle, Politics, tr. Leonardo Bruni. Walter Burley, Conclusiones seu tituli eorum quae tractantur in libris X Ethicorum.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Milan
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated border, initials. (P&A ii. 545, pl. LI)
7- to 8-line gold initials with white vine-stem decoration on red, green, blue and gold background on fols. 2r, 6r, 14v, 33r, 52r, 69v, 93v, 102v, 122v.
fol. 2r
Type full border
Subject Rectangular border in gold frame with white vine-stem decoration on red, green, blue and gold background. Four panels in gold frames: (upper margin) crown over IHS monogram; (right and left margins) hand holding branches with flowers and leaves, surrounded by a scroll with lettering on silver background (oxidised, illegible); laurel wreath with a coat of arms (argent a lion rampant gules holding a sword argent with overall a bend azure with three flowers or with a black ecclesiastical hat; initials 'BT').


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 281
Summary Catalogue no. 18862
Summary of contents Justin, Epitome of Pompeius Trogus.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Sienna or Rome
Date before 1465
Material paper

Decoration
Good initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 500)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 282
Summary Catalogue no. 18863
Summary of contents Suetonius, Vitae xii Caesarum.
Language Latin
Origin Dalmatian Pag (?)
Date 1475
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 283
Summary Catalogue no. 18864
Summary of contents Seneca the Elder, Declamationes (excerpts). Ps.-Seneca, De paupertate.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Genoa
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 713)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 284
Summary Catalogue no. 18865
Summary of contents Ps.-Seneca and Ps.-Paul, Letters. Seneca, Epistolae ad Lucilium.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 285
Summary Catalogue no. 18866
Summary of contents Quintilian, De institutione oratoria. Abbreviation by Francesco Patrizi of Siena, afterwards Bishop of Caietano.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence (?)
Date 15th century, second half
Material paper

Decoration
Initials. Humanistic script. The work was written probably between c. 1458 and 1466. (P&A ii. 318)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 286
Summary Catalogue no. 18867
Summary of contents Paulus de Venetiis, Commentary on Porphyry, Isagoge, and Aristotle, Praedicamenta.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice
Date 1456
Material paper

Decoration
Fine historiated border (unfinished), initial. Written in humanistic script in 1456 whilst Dominus Dominicus Bragadenus was lecturing, fol. 234. (P&A ii. 493)
Spaces left blank for initials thoughout the text, never filled in.
fol. 1r
Type initial M
Subject Gold half-page initial with white vine-stem decoration and nude human figures, climbing vine stems and bars of the initial, on blue, pink and green background.
Type border
Subject Two angels suporting a wreath, left blank to be filled with a coat of arms (pen sketch).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 287
Summary Catalogue no. 18868
Summary of contents Averroes, Commentarium magnum on Aristotle, De caelo et mundo, tr. Michael Scot.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Venice (?)
Date 14th century, second quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, historiated initial. (P&A ii. 123, pl. XII)
fol. 1r
Type initial I
Subject A young man, in a gown of a university master, holding a book.
fol. 44r
Type initial I
Subject Grotesque with a serpent-like body, which coils around the initial.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 288
Summary Catalogue no. 18869
Summary of contents Aristotle, Metaphysics; Naturalia (Corpus recentius).
Language Latin
Origin French
Date 14th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Good borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A i. 576)
fol. 1r
Type full border
Subject Floral designs; birds (including green parrot and goldfinch); archer with fishtail, aiming bow at lion and rabbit.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 289
Summary Catalogue no. 18870
Summary of contents Aristotle, Ethics, tr. Johannes Argyropulos. Politics and Economics, tr. Leonardo Bruni.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Florence
Date c. 1465-1475
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Related to the style of Francesco d'Antonio del Cherico. Humanistic script attributable to Bartolomeo Fonzio. (P&A ii. 313, pl. XXVIII)
fol. 5r
Type border, upper, left and lower margins
Subject Interlaced stems, decorated with folliage and flowers, birds, deer. Two winged putti support a wreath with a coat of arms (parti per pale sable and gules with a crown or surmounted by a lily argent).


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 290
Summary Catalogue no. 18871
Summary of contents Aristotle, Naturalia (Corpus recentius).
Language Latin
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 291
Summary Catalogue no. 18872
Summary of contents Aristotle, Naturalia (Corpus recentius).
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 292
Summary Catalogue no. 18873
Summary of contents Aristotle, Metaphysics, tr. Bessarion.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material paper

Decoration
Good initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 852)
fol. 2r
Type initial O
Subject Gold initial, decorated with interlaced stems, flowers and gold disks.
Type border, lower margin
Subject Laurel wreath with a defaced coat of arms.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 293
Summary Catalogue no. 18874
Summary of contents Aristotle, Rhetorica, Latin tr.
Language Latin
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 294
Summary Catalogue no. 18875
Summary of contents Plutarch, Lives, etc., Latin tr.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Related to the style of the Master of the Vitae Imperatorum. Humanistic script not written by Piercandido Decembrio, though one note (fol. 13v) is certainly in his hand. (P&A ii. 707, pl. LXIX)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 295
Summary Catalogue no. 18876
Summary of contents Pliny, Natural History.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Lombardy
Date 1479
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine borders, initials. Written in humanistic script by Hieronimus Baliocus of Novara, fol. 487v. (P&A ii. 744, pl. LXXI)
8- to 13-line gold initials in two styles (changing at fol. 104r), with white vine-stem decoration on green, blue and pink background, and sprays of leaves, flowers, berries and gold disks extending into margins, on fols. 24r, 43v, 54r, 63v, 89v, 104r, 119r, 131v, 145r, 171r, 179r, 188r, 197r, 212v, 229v, 252r, 280v, 293v, 305r, 316v, 342r, 353r, 363v, 382r, 392r, 402r, 411r, 421v, 432r, 445v, 460r, 473v.
2-line blue, green and gold initials with red and purple penwork.
fol. 1r
Type initial L
Subject 15-line gold initial with white vine-stem decoration on green, blue and pink background.
Type ifull border
Subject Rectangular border in gold frame with white vine-stem decoration on green, blue and pink background; human figure with a barrel (?) (rubbed) in left margin; nude human figure climbing the stems in lower margin; diamond-shaped panel with jewels in upper margin (rubbed); laurel wreath with arms of Gian Matteo Bottigella and his initials 'IO' and 'MA' in lower margin; laurel wreaths in four corners of the border with the emblems of his wife, Bianca Visconti.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 296
Summary Catalogue no. 18877
Summary of contents Livy, Third decade. Comapnion MS to MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 297.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Tuscany
Date 1476
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Written in humanistic script by Giovanfrancesco Marzi of San Gimignano at Peccioli in 1476, fol. 227v. Fol. 1 a later replacement. (P&A ii. 307, pl. XXVIII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 297
Summary Catalogue no. 18878
Summary of contents Livy, Fourth decade (omitting bk. xxxiii). Companion MS to MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 296.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Tuscany
Date c. 1476
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Written in humanistic script by Giovanfrancesco Marzi of San Gimignano, fol. 185. Fol. 1 a later replacement. (P&A ii. 308)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 298
Summary Catalogue no. 18879
Summary of contents Livy, First decade. Comapnion MS to MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 299.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Padua
Date c. 1450-1460
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. (P&A ii. 429, pl. XLII)
5- to 12-line pink initials on gold background with white arabesque designs, decorated with interlace, acanthus leaves and flowers.


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 299
Summary Catalogue no. 18880
Summary of contents Livy, Third decade. Companion MS. to MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 298.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, probably Padua
Date c. 1450-1460
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. (P&A ii. 429)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 300
Summary Catalogue no. 18881
Summary of contents Livy, Third decade.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome
Date mid 1420s (?)
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 217, pl. XIX)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 301
Summary Catalogue no. 18882
Summary of contents Strabo, Geographia, tr. Guarino of Verona, and in his hand.
Language Latin
Date 1458
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 302
Summary Catalogue no. 18883
Summary of contents Caesar, De bello Gallico; De bello ciuili.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 875, pl. LXXVIII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 303
Summary Catalogue no. 18884
Summary of contents Boethius, De consolatione philosophiae (damaged).
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 304
Summary Catalogue no. 18885
Summary of contents Speeches by classical authors. Etc.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 305
Summary Catalogue no. 18886
Summary of contents Columella, De re rustica. Cato, De re rustica.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine border, initials. Attributed to Giuliano Amedei (who worked for Pope Paul II) by J. Ruysschaert. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 352, pl. XXXIII)


Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 306
Summary Catalogue no. 18887
Summary of contents Q. Curtius Rufus, Historia Alexandri Magni.
Language Latin
Origin Italian (but scribe born in Germany Nuremberg)
Date 1425
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 307
Summary Catalogue no. 18888
Summary of contents Aulus Gellius, Noctes Atticae (end lost).
Language Latin
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 308
Summary Catalogue no. 18889
Summary of contents Seneca, works.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 309
Summary Catalogue no. 18890
Summary of contents Euclid, Elementa, tr. Adelard of Bath, with commentary by Campanus of Novara (start lost).
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 310
Summary Catalogue no. 18891
Summary of contents Notes primarily on Roman history and civilization. Leaves formerly kept loose in this volume are now MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 312.
Language Latin
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 311
Summary Catalogue no. 18892
Composite fols. 1-6 || fols. 7-8 || fols.9-40 || fols. 41-50 || fols. 51-62 || fol. 63 || fols. 64-79
Summary of contents Prudentius, Dittochaeon (fols. 1-6). Miscellaneous booklets.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment, paper

Shelfmark MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 312
Summary Catalogue no. 36021
Summary of contents Ps.-Seneca, De morum institutione. Martin of Braga, Formula uitae honestae. Formerly part of MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 310.
Language Latin
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, early
Material paper


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