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The Eclogues and (fol. 18) Georgics of Virgil, with some glosses, written in the second half of the 15th cent. in Italy, and added to in 1511

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MS. D'Orville 159

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In 1511 an Italian poem beg. 'Dolor pianto', 13 lines) was added on fol. 63, cf. fol. 2.

From the scribbling on fols. 64-5 the volume seems to have belonged to Bartolomeo Lioni of Florence (early 16th cent.?).

Dates

  • written in the second half of the 15th cent. in Italy, and added to in 1511

Extent

66 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. D'Orville 159

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 5. 12

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 17037

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

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 3/4 × 5 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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