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'Incipit Capitulare Dominorum XL', the statutes of the Council of Forty at Venice, with additions dated 1309-1395, written in about 1380-1401, in Italy

MS. Douce 339
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

With (fol. 16) 'Capitulare Dominorum Capitum de quadraginta', with additions dated 1306-1401.


  • Creation: written in about 1380-1401, in Italy


40 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Douce 339

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 21914

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

Physical Facet

On parchment, with two illuminated borders, capitals, etc.


12 5/8 × 9 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom