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Collations of Theocritus, with a few other papers, written in the first half of the 18th cent.

MS. D'Orville 297

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As well as collations, the chief of the other papers are:
  1. (fol. 6) Idylls 1-8 in Bodl. MS. Laud Gr. 54 and Idyll 1 in Bodl. MS. Barocc. 109 (both by D'Orville in 1718 ?)
  2. (fol. 20) Idylls in Milan MS. 24 and another MS. with Heinsius's edition : in a Leipzig MS. (fol. 34) in a Hamburg MS., containing also some Greek epigrams, with the same edition (fol. 38)
  3. (fol. 45) '... Salvini notae marginales ad editionem Aldinam Theocriti'
  4. (fol. 57) copy of a note by J. J. Scaliger, made by M. Röver


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


61 Leaves


MS. D'Orville 297

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. inf. 2. 26

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 17175

Physical Facet

On paper


7 3/4 × 5 in.

Repository Details

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