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Martianus Capella, 9th century

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MS. Laud Lat. 118

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  1. Martianus Capella, De nuptiis Philologiae et Mercurii
  2. Excerpts on music and astronomy from Macrobius and Pliny the Elder
  3. Servius, De centum metris
  4. Servius, De finalibus syllabis

Dates

  • 9th century

Extent

95 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Laud Lat. 118

Arrangement

Originally arranged and housed in 1641 at the Bodleian in Duke Humfrey’s Library, Selden End, compartment as ‘L 71’, see 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. II, p. 14

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. II, no. 1597

Henry O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars secunda codices Latinos et Miscellaneous Laudianos complectens (Oxford, 1885, reprinted in 1973, with numerous corrections and additions, and an historical introduction by R.W. Hunt), Lat. no. 118

Custodial History

W. L. Inscription. Once belonged to W. Herbert, earl of Pembroke. Manuscript 2017 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Repository Details

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