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Papers of Scipio and Albericus Gentilis, written in about 1580-1620, partly by Scipio Gentilis

MS. D'Orville 571

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Legal adversaria written for, or in the hand of, Scipio Gentilis. The papers are hardly at all arranged, and largely consist of short (often fragmentary) dissertations on points of Roman or German Law, drafts of opinions in law suits, drafts of pleadings, some correspondence and the like.

Includes (fol. 241) 'De secundis nuptiis'.


  • Creation: written in about 1580-1620, partly by Scipio Gentilis


322 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 571

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 17449

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/4 × 6 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom