A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. D'Orville 166

Summary Catalogue no.: 17044


Tibullus, Elegies
Language(s): Latin
Ovid, Heroides,

xv (epistle of Sappho to Phaon)

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good initials. Humanistic script. Inscription 'Munus concessum xxii Octobris 1452' erased, fol. iii recto, and copied by a later hand, fol. 59r. (P├Ącht and Alexander ii. 601)


Origin: 15th century, middle (1452 (?)) ; Italian, Padua

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (5 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.