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'Marci Tulii Ciceronis Epistolarum familiarium ...' libri xvi, preceded by a list of the letters, written in the 15th cent. in Italy

MS. D'Orville 75

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At fol. 153v in a different hand is a genealogy of'the Zabarella family from about 1200 to about 1450, compiled by Jacobus Zabarella, for whom this volume was probably written and illuminated, the Zabarella arms being on the illuminated border on fol. 1, see fol. 154r.


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


156 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 75

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 3. 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 16953

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

Related Materials

See also MSS. D'Orville 11 for manuscript owned by the Zabarella family.

Physical Facet

Illuminated border and capitals, on parchment


10 7/8 × 7 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom