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A Latin version of the'Επιστολαί of Libanius, containing apparently about 600 of them, written in about 1695 by A. M. Salvinus

MS. D'Orville 8

  • Request

The translation is stated by Strackhovius to be by Antonio Maria Salvinus: this appears to be a careful copy, with a list (at the end) of errors in the original manuscript.


  • Creation: written in about 1695 by A. M. Salvinus


390 pages

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 8

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 1. 8

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 16886

Related Materials

See also MS. D'Orville 106 for the preface to Wolfius's ed. of Libanius (1738).

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/2 × 8 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom