The Satires of Juvenal in Latin, Written in the first half of the 13th century
The Satires of Juvenal in Latin: a half-erased colophon gives 'Explic[it? Iu]juenalis': there are many glosses:
- 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.
- 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.
- Creation: Written in the first half of the 13th century
Language of Materials
MS. Selden Supra 23
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
Manuscript 3425 acquired by the Bodleian Library
10 3/8 × 5 5/8 in.