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Persius, Satires and Juvenal, Satires , written in the 15th century in Italy

MS. Montagu e. 7
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. 1 (fol. 7). 'A. Persij uulterani uel Arretini secundum aliquos Satyrarum liber...', with glosses.
  2. 2 (fol. 25). 'Iunij Iuuenalis aquinatis Satyrarum liber primus [etc.] incohat', the 16 satires, with glosses: the 15th satire comes last.


  • Creation: written in the 15th century in Italy


115 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Montagu e. 7

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. 25397.

Custodial History

'Virtus sibi Prsemium. Ex Bibliothecâ Antonij Raimbald: S: N [or R]: I: Comitis Taruisij Collalt: et Sancti Saluatoris anno Domini mdccxxxiii die 6ta Iulij. Vienna. Austria': a cutting from an 18th century sale catalogue is on fol. 5, in which the MS. was no. 5.

Old (until about 1890) MS. Montagu no. 1.

Physical Facet

On paper, with two illuminated capitals


8 1/2 Ă— 6 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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