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'Iustini Epitoma in Trogum Pompeium ...', in 44 books, written in the 15th cent. in Italy

MS. D'Orville 14

  • Request

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.

See above.


  • Creation: written in the 15th cent. in Italy


112 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 14

Former reference:

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.

Physical Facet

Illuminated, on parchment


12 7/8 × 9 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom