Greek collations, written perhaps in the 14th cent. in several hands
- (fol. 1) The "'Εργα καί 'Hμέραι of Hesiod, with scholia, preceded by a long introduction
- (fol. 61v) 'Πινδάρου'ολνμπιόνικαι, with a preface and scholia. On fol. 119v-120 are some notes on Greek metre
- (fol. 121) The Idylls of Theocritus i-viii and x, with scholia, but Id. iv occurs twice (fols. 129v, 135r).
At fol. 144 follow two poems written in the shapes of an altar and an axe (begg. 'Ολύς οΰ με λιβρός ίρών', Αυδροθέα δώρον', the latter ascribed to Simmias), with scholia.
- Creation: written perhaps in the 14th cent. in several hands
Language of Materials
- Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
MS. D'Orville 71
Auct. X. 1. 3. 12
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 16949
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. D'Orville.
9 × 5 7/8 in.