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Drafts and responsa of Scipio Gentilis, written perhaps early in the 17th cent.

MS. D'Orville 603

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  1. (fol. 1) 'Explicatio Juris Feudalis tradita à cl. v. Huberto Giphanio ...', a copy: ends imperfect in a section 'de investitura solemni.'
  2. (fol. 27) 'De contrahenda emptione', 'Hug. Donnellj.'
  3. (fols. 70b) Responsa of Scipio Gentilis, partly in his hand
  4. (fol. 158d) 'De jurisdictione ...' by Scipio Gentilis, a draft of the first few chapters, chiefly in his own hand, followed by miscellaneous legal papers unarranged.


  • Creation: written perhaps early in the 17th cent.


289 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 603

Former reference:

Auct. X. 6. 5

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 17481

Physical Facet

On paper


13 5/8 × 8 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom