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

MS. Digby 199

Summary Catalogue no.: 1800


Romuleon. (Italian translation)
Language(s): Italian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Good initial. Written by Nicholaus Iovannis de Vannis de Sassena for Tommaso Soderini capitano and podestà in Pisa, fol. 221, inscription scribbled over. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 263)


Origin: 1452 ; Italian, Tuscany

Provenance and Acquisition

Kenelm Digby, 1603–1665

Donated to the Bodleian, 1634.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (W. D. Macray, Bodleian Library Quarto Catalogues IX: Digby Manuscripts, repr. with addenda by R. W. Hunt and A. G. Watson, 1999). Decoration follows Pächt and Alexander (1970).


    Printed descriptions:

    A. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries (1984), no. 429

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.