'Iustini Epitoma in Trogum Pompeium ...', in 44 books, written in the 15th cent. in Italy
On fol. 1 is a fine border with a garden scene and figures at foot, in Italian style: on the outer margin is a shield with or a plume of feathers sable on it, and above an angel holding a scroll with the words 'helf mier got': each book has an illuminated capital at the beginning.
- Creation: written in the 15th cent. in Italy
Language of Materials
MS. D'Orville 14
Auct. X. 1. 1. 14
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 16892
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. D'Orville.
Illuminated, on parchment
12 7/8 × 9 3/8 in.