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Petrarch, Trionfi , written in the 15th century

MS. Add. A. 15
Held at the Weston Library

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'Francisci Petrarce Florentini poete laureati Triumph[i] ...' Each part has an elaborate capital letter, and several pages bear finely drawn and coloured figures in various attitudes: on fol. 1v nine sages in a cave (see facsimile on pl. ix of the Sale Catalogue); on fol. 2r Petrarch and Laura.


  • Creation: written in the 15th century


59 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Italian


MS. Add. A. 15

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. 24745.

Custodial History

Catalogue of the ... collection of Splendid Manuscripts ... formed by M. Guglielmo Libri 1859 no. 786.

Physical Facet

On parchment, illuminated, see below


8 3/4 × 5 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom