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'Contezza del Viridario', poem by Giovanni Filoteo Achillini, written in the second half of the 18th century

MS. Add. C. 1
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Contezza del Viridario, poema di Giovanni Filoteo Achillini Bolognese', then, added, 'Data dall' Abate Stefano Marchcselli ...': beg. 'Per ciò che appartiene alla Vita': extracts from the poem are given and some account of Achillini: the Libri Catalogue asserts that this is the author's autograph.


  • Creation: written in the second half of the 18th century


37 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Italian


MS. Add. C. 1

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. V, no. 24741.

Custodial History

Catalogue of the ... collection of Splendid Manuscripts ... formed by M. Guglielmo Libri 1859 no. 652.

Physical Facet

On paper


12 1/2 × 8 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom