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The 'Historia Langobardorum' of Paulus (Warnefridus) Diaconus and 'Liber de origine actuum [i.e. actibusque] Getarum' by Jordanes or Jornandes, written in the second half of the 15th cent. in Germany (?)

MS. D'Orville 97

  • Request

The paper of many leaves is in a fragile state.

See Waitz's edition (1878) p. 30.

(fol. 96) See Mommsen's edition (1882) p. lxi.


  • Creation: written in the second half of the 15th cent. in Germany (?)


151 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 97

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 3. 38

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 16975

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