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

MS. D'Orville 89

Summary Catalogue no.: 16967


Sallust, Catilina
Language(s): Latin
Sallust, Jugurtha
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Formerly bound with MS. D'Orville 79
Form: codex
Support: parchment


Good penwork borders and initials. (P├Ącht and Alexander ii. 919)

fol. 1r

  • Type initial O
  • Subject Penwork.

fol. 1r

  • Type border, left and lower margins
  • Subject Floral designs, laurel wreath with erased coat of arms.

fol. 19r

  • Type initial F
  • Subject Prneork, floral designs.


Origin: 1417 ; Italian, Florence (?)

Record Sources

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


    Printed descriptions:

    A. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries (1984), no. 438

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.