Notes, written early in the 18th cent.
- (fol. 5) Medical and other recipes, with an index, in German
- (fol. 49v) Mathematical puzzles copied from Wijnant van Westen's Mathematische Vermaeklijkheden, in Dutch
- (fol. 52) 'Prolegomena Mathematices', an elementary manual of arithmetic, geometry and astronomy, in Latin: beg. 'Mathematica agit 1. de nomine.'
- (fol. 81) A short manual of Politics, in German: beg. 'Caput 1. Vom Staat und dysen Eintheilung.'
- (fol. 106) Epigrams, retrograde verses and other literary curiosities, in Latin and German: with other miscellanies, one dated 1713
- (fol. 165) 'Das Sterbende Leben', a German play in five acts.
- (fol. 201) Heraldic notes, in German.
- Creation: written early in the 18th cent.
Language of Materials
- Dutch; Flemish
MS. D'Orville 578
Auct. X. 4. 9
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 17456
8 5/8 × 7 1/8 in.