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Latin discourse, written in the second half of the 15th cent.

MS. D'Orville 530

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  1. (fol. 1) 'Dominj Bonacurtii de Monte Magno ... Questio disputata de Nobilitate.'
  2. (fol. 16) '... Poggii Florentini de Nobilitate liber ...': the first part only, ending at the end of fol. 18ar with 'prout concedendum est.'
  3. (fol. 19) A Latin discourse which seems to be a commentary on the rhetorical aspects of Cicero's Oratio pro Quinto Ligario: beg. 'Dicendi mutatio simul cum loci tractatione', ends 'alia esse non negamus.'.


  • Creation: written in the second half of the 15th cent.


38 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 530

Former reference:

Auct. X. 2. inf. 2. 29

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 17408

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

Physical Facet

On paper


8 5/8 × 6 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom