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Collations, chiefly of Theocritus in Vatican MSS., written in the first half of the 18th cent.

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MS. D'Orville 268

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Made up of several MSS., comprising:
  1. (fols. 3, 12, 17, 28, 39, 49, 59, 63, 73, 79, 91, 103) Theocritus in nos. 50, 40, 38, 1371, 42, 1363, 39, 913, 140, 44, 53, 915, with the Commelin edition of 1604 (?)
  2. (fol. 13). A collation of the Olympian odes of Pindar in no. 1312 with the Oxford edition of 1697
  3. (fol. 113). The Epigrams known as the 'Σύριγξ (Theocritus), Πέλεκυς (Simmias), Πτέρυγες (Simmias), Βωμός, Βωμός (Dosiadas) and 'Ωιόν (Besantinus Rhodius), with scholia.

Dates

  • written in the first half of the 18th cent.

Extent

118 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. D'Orville 268

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. inf. 1. 35

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 17146

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

11 5/8 × 8 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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