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'Christophori Barzizii Montyriana collatio', a dialogue on philosophy and morals: with a preface by Johannes Britannicus to Thomas Aemilius, besides Barzizius's own preface, written in the last quarter of the 15th cent. In Italy

MS. Douce 73
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

On fol. 4 are the arms, party per pale, on the dexter side or an eagle displayed sable langued gules, dimidiated, on the sinister side party per bend or and gules a bend sable.


  • Creation: written in the last quarter of the 15th cent. In Italy


46 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Douce 73

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 21647

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

Physical Facet

On parchment: with an illuminated border and capital on fol. 4


8 1/8 × 6 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom