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

MS. D'Orville 531

Summary Catalogue no.: 17409


Leonardo Bruni, De bello italico aduersus Gothos (Adaptation of Procopius )
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper
Extent: i + 88 leaves
Dimensions (binding): 8.375 × 6.25 in.


Origin: 15th century, late

Provenance and Acquisition

Jacques Phillippe D'Orville of Amsterdam (1690–1751)

Jean D'Orville, b. 1734, his son, by descent

Jean D'Orville, son of Jean, by descent

Sold to the Rev. John Cleaver Banks (1765/1766–1845): purchased from him by the Bodleian

Acquired by the Bodleian in 1804

Record Sources

Description adapted (February 2024) by Stewart J. Brookes from the Summary Catalogue (1897)

Last Substantive Revision

2024-02-01: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1897)