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The Tusculanae Disputationes of Cicero, in five books, written in the 15th cent. in Italy

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MS. D'Orville 85

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Fol. 1 is in later writing.

A few later physical recipes (for softening iron, etc.) are on fol. 89v, in Latin.

Dates

  • written in the 15th cent. in Italy

Extent

91 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. D'Orville 85

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 3. 26

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 16963

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

Physical Facet

On parchment, with a few illuminated capitals, some leaves stained

Dimensions

9 7/8 × 7 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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