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'Terentii Afri poetae precellentissimi Comediarum liber ...', with Life and Epitaph, and arguments to each play, written in A.D. 1435 in Italy

MS. Douce 347
Held at the Weston Library

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The plays are in order Andr., Eun., Heaut., 'Adelphe', Hecyra, Phormio. There are glosses, and in several places 'Ego Caliopius recensui.' At end ' ... Phormio ... explicit feliciter. 1435. die xix. Aprilis tempore Eugenii pape quarti;'.


  • Creation: written in A.D. 1435 in Italy


142 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Douce 347

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 21922

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

Custodial History

'Ex libris Petri Marcellini' (fol. 140: early 16th cent.?): no. 415 in the sale of the Askew manuscripts, 1785.

Physical Facet

On paper


12 × 9 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom