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

MS. Lat. misc. d. 76

Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)


Paul of Venice, Quadratura seu quatuor dubia
Incipit: ||albus incipiet vel incepit
(dub.I 4 in the Venice edition, 1493)
Explicit: valorosis plenissime patefiat et huic laus tribuatur qui viuit et regnat in secula seculorum Amen finis. Explicit determinatio quarti dubii acta per me fratrem Paulum de Venetiis ordinis fratrum heremitarum Sancti Augustini dum essem lector in conuentu Paduano ac baccalareus eiusdem sanctissimi ordinis.

A leaf is missing between foll.76v and 77 which contained Dub.IV.1–2.

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Secundo Folio: mihil aliud
Form: codex
Support: Paper, watermark horse, not identified in Briquet.
Extent: ii + 106 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 290 × 210 mm.
Dimensions (written): 210 × 135 mm.


1(10) 2(12) 3(10) 7(12)(wants 12) 4(12)–5(12) 6(10) 7(12) (12 gone) 8(12) 9(10) 10(8) (fol.88b torn) Catchwords.


2 cols., 43 lines


flourished blue and red initials


modern binding


Origin: 15th century ; Italian

Provenance and Acquisition

Sotheby's 24 Jan. 1950, lot 448, bought.

Record Sources

Typescript description by Bodleian library staff.

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.