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Miscellaneous pieces, mostly classical, written in the second half of the 17th and the first half of the 18th cent.

MS. D'Orville 129

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  1. (fol. 6) Latin notes by D'Orville on the 'Eλένης 'Αρπαγή of Coluthus: followed (fol. 10) by a copy by him of some Latin notes of Odoardus Bisetus on Apollonius Rhodius
  2. (fol. 14) Latin notes on the 'Εγχαρίδιον of Hephaestion
  3. (fol. 22) 'Georgii Douzae in Epistolas quasdam amatorias Alciphronis, Philostrati, Simocattae conjecturae', a copy
  4. (fol. 26) Latin notes by Henricus Valesius on Hesychius, 'Αβαρις -- 'Αλέξανδρο
  5. (fol. 30) 'Excerpta ex [Cyriaco] Scholiaste Strabonis qui exstat apud Patricium Junium'
  6. (fol. 32) 'Cl. Salmasii Emendat. & aliæ annotat. ad Oratores, Gr...', a copy
  7. (fol. 33) 'Camusati in Diodorum excerpta', a copy
  8. (fol. 34) Latin notes of Oudendorp on Herodian, a copy
  9. (fol. 35) Some Latin notes of Reiskius on Libanius
  10. (fol. 39) 'Tiberii Hemsterhusii Stricturæ ad Evangelium Marci Capit. I et II.'
  11. (fol. 57) Latin notes on the Acts xvi-xvii. 7, imperfect at end


  • Creation: written in the second half of the 17th and the first half of the 18th cent.


65 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 129

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 4. 27

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 17007

Custodial History

Fols. 2-5 (a transcript in Maittaire's hand) were no. 117* on the 14th night of the first part of the Maittaire sale in 1748, and were bought by -- Whitehead.

Related Materials

See also MS. D'Orville 131, fol. 20

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/4 × 6 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom