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

MS. Auct. F. 1. 7

Summary Catalogue no.: 2450


Plutarch, Lives

Latin translations by various writers

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine historiated border, historiated and other initials. Humanistic script. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 274, pl. XXV)


Origin: c. 1450–60 ; Italian, Florence

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (4 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.