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The Satires of Juvenal in Latin, Written in the first half of the 13th century

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MS. Selden Supra 23

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The Satires of Juvenal in Latin: a half-erased colophon gives 'Explic[it? Iu]juenalis': there are many glosses:
  1. Fols. 2, 11 are part of two leaves from an early 14th cent. MS. of the French text of the Speculum Ecclesiae of St. Edmund, archbp. of Canterbury. Cr.
  2. On fol. 43, written reversed, is: 'Ora puellares faciunt incerta capilli . Magister R' [?] de Orch' me scripsit manv sinistra', cf. fol. 17, followed by some French musical notes, 13th cent.

Dates

  • Written in the first half of the 13th century

Extent

44 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Selden Supra 23

Arrangement

Old Selden mark = 23

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. 3411

Custodial History

Manuscript 3425 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Physical Facet

On parchment

Dimensions

10 3/8 × 5 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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