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Extracts from Polybius's History bks. vii-xviii, the type of rubric being 'Πολυβίου έκ τών ίστοριών τού δεκάτου λόγον κατ' έπιτομήν', written in the 15th cent. in two hands

MS. D'Orville 61

  • Request

At fol. 145 are two excerpts from bk. x, the former professing to be from bk. xix.


  • Creation: written in the 15th cent. in two hands


154 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Greek, Ancient (to 1453)


MS. D'Orville 61

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 3. 2

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 16939

Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. D'Orville.

Physical Facet

On paper


11 1/2 × 8 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom