Works of Cicero, written in the 15th cent. in Italy
- (fol. 1). '... C. Maior vel de Senectute', with some glosses
- (fol. 29v). 'Paradoxa', with glosses
- (fol. 41v). The De Amicitia, with glosses
- (fol. 65). The Somnium Scipionis (from the 6th book of the De Republica)
- 'Olim in Bibliotheca Cardinalis Nicolai Ridolfi Florent.' (d. 1550): with the printed bookplate of A. F. Gori (d. 1757), wearing his motto 'Curae sed deliciæ', and a note that the volume was bought in July 1744
- Creation: written in the 15th cent. in Italy
Language of Materials
MS. D'Orville 137
Auct. X. 1. 4. 35
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 17015
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. D'Orville.
9 × 6 in.