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'Epigrammatum & Poematum veterum ...' libri quatuor, written in the first half of the 18th cent.

MS. D'Orville 27

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  1. (p. 1) De Diis, Heroibus eorumque iconibus, 75
  2. (p. 25) Amatoria, III
  3. (p. 71) Luxorius, 82
  4. (p. 101) Christiana, 11

The last of bk. 4 is a poem by Bede found in 1303 'ex MS. Cod. Peirescii', beg. 'Classes diversae.'

At. p. 105 is 'Epitaphium in claustro PP. Carmelitarum Avenionensium', 'repertum anno 1736', beg. 'Simonis hic social.' The epigrams are in general a selection from those printed in the Anthologia Latina of Burmann.


  • Creation: written in the first half of the 18th cent.


122 pages

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 27

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 1. 27

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 16905

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/2 × 8 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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