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

MS. D'Orville 81

Summary Catalogue no.: 16959


Cicero, De inventione
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine initials of early humanistic type. Humanistic script. (P├Ącht and Alexander ii. 788, pl. LXXIII)


Origin: 15th century, second quarter ; Italian, Venice

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.