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'M. V. M[artialis] liber primus [etc.] in Epigrammaton incipit', the Epigrams in 14 books with some notes and glosses, written at the close of the 15th cent. in Italy

MS. D'Orville 179

  • Request

On fol. 159v is 'Cai Plinij Vero Epistola de morte Va: Martialis.'. Part of the first and last sections is parchment.

'Ego Horatius Fuschus emj hunc librum Julio uno' (early 16th cent.)


  • Creation: written at the close of the 15th cent. in Italy


163 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 179

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 5. 32

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 17057

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

Related Materials

See also MS. D'Orville 144

Physical Facet

On paper


8 5/8 × 4 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom