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

MS. Auct. T. 4. 10

Summary Catalogue no.: 20528


Language(s): Greek

1. (fol. 1)
Euripides, Hippolytus (with argument and scholia)
2. (fol. 28)
Euripides, Hecuba (with a few glosses and scholia)
3. (fol. 73v)
Euripides, Orestes (with argument, glosses and scholia)
4. (fol. 131)
Euripides, Phoenissae (with argument and a few glosses and scholia; ends at l. 427)

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper
Extent: 140 leaves; quarto


Fols. 28r-130v written by 'Johannes' with date 1439 (fol. 130v; RGK I no. 201); fols. 1r-27v, 131r-140v written by Georgios Alexandrou in the second half of the 15th century (RGK I no. 54)


Origin: 15th century (in part 1439)

Provenance and Acquisition

Giovanni Saibante of Verona

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1820.

Record Sources

Description adapted (July 2022) from the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars prima recensionem codicum Graecorum continens, Quarto Catalogues I, 1883, repr. with corrections 1969), with additional reference to published literature as cited.


Last Substantive Revision

2022-07: Description revised for publication on Digital Bodleian.