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Works of Horace, written in the 15th cent. in Italy

MS. D'Orville 156

  • Request


  1. (fol. 1). The Ars Poëtica
  2. (fol. 11). The Epistoles, in two books
  3. (fol. 44v). The Epodes
  4. (fol. 58v). The Carmen Seculare
  5. (fol. 61). The Odes, in four books.

On fol. 2 'Questo libro e di Giuseppe Piedrinensi [?] scritto di Mano propria.' (16th cent. ?).


  • Creation: written in the 15th cent. in Italy


129 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 156

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 5. 9

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 17034

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

Physical Facet

On paper


4 5/8 × 6 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom