The Pharsalia of Lucan, with notes and glosses, from i. 1 to iv. 514 ('fata recessum'), written in about A.D. 1200 and earlier
fols. 1-8, 48-50 are partly injured and eaten away.
The epigram on Lucan precedes beg. 'Corduba me genuit').
Most of the MS. is palimpsest, the lower writing being a sacramentary of the 9th or 10th century.
- Creation: written in about A.D. 1200 and earlier
Language of Materials
MS. D'Orville 175
Auct. X. 1. 5. 28
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 17053
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. D'Orville.
On parchment, injured
9 3/8 × 6 3/8 in.