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Collection of two Latin manuscripts, Written in about A.D. 1200 and in the 12th century

MS. Auct. F. 4. 22
Held at the Weston Library

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Two MSS. (A, B):

  1. A. 1. Fol. 1. The Metamorphoses of Ovid, with glosses and notes
  2. B. Middle of the 12th cent. 2 (fol. 121). The Aeneid of Virgil, wanting Aen. xii. 877 to end: with glosses and notes, and coloured capitals. The 'Codex Sprotianus' of Heinsius, given to him by Carolus Sprotius of Aachen

Fols. ii. and 223 are fly-leaves from a 10th cent. (?) Sacramentary.


  • Creation: Written in about A.D. 1200 and in the 12th century


224 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Auct. F. 4. 22

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. III, no. 8854

Custodial History

See art 2. Perhaps in Heinsius's sale catalogue, tom. ii. p. 88, no. 343.

Physical Facet

On parchment


9 5/8 × 5 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom