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

MS. Lat. class. d. 1

Summary Catalogue no.: 30056


Horace , De arte poetica
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Historiated and other initials. (P&A ii. 817)

fol. 4r

  • Type initial C
  • Subject Profile portrait of the author, seated, holding an open book.

fol. 13r

  • Type initial P
  • Subject Ship with sail at sea.

fol. 24r

  • Type miniature
  • Subject Crowned woman, seated, holding sceptre and open book.


Origin: 15th century, middle ; Italian, North

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1905). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.