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

MS. Rawl. G. 66

Summary Catalogue no.: 14797


Phalaris , Epistles,

tr. Francesco Aretino

Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine border, initial on fol. 2r. Related to the style of Filippo di Matteo Torelli. Humanistic script. Simple coloured initials. (P&A ii. 244, pl. XXII)


Origin: 15th century, middle ; Italian, Florence

Provenance and Acquisition

Richard Rawlinson, 1690-1755

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1755

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1895). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2019-10-31: Toby Burrows/Mapping Manuscript MigrationsProvenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/mapping-manuscript-migrations/oxford-tei-updates/blob/master/update_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.