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A collation of the Epistolae of C. Plinius Caecilius Secundus, bks. I-V, written in the first half of the 18th cent. by J. P. D'Orville

MS. D'Orville 16

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4 (ramos pererrat) in an 'antiquissimus codex' of the Riccardian library at Florence, with the printed edition of 1601.

'Abbas Antonius Franciscus Gorius Florentinus contulit, ex cujus autographo hæc descripta accuratius' is on fol. 1 in D'Orville's hand.

On pp. 43, 44 are two Latin inscriptions relating to Aurelia Caligina at Rimini and to L. Calpurnius Fabatus, with other notes.


  • Creation: written in the first half of the 18th cent. by J. P. D'Orville


46 pages

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 16

Former reference:

Auot. X. 1. 1. 16

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 16894

Physical Facet

On paper


13 3/8 × 8 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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