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Colophon 'Explicit Boecius de Consolacione philosophie Anno que [?] xxxviij', i.e. 38 Hen. vi= 1459-60?, written in 1460 (?), in England

MS. D'Orville 153

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The text is accompanied by copious notes often written on inserted leaves.

Some grammatical notes are on fol. ii.


  • Creation: written in 1460 (?), in England


134 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 153

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 5. 6

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 17031

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

Physical Facet

On paper


9 1/8 × 6 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom