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'De Gymnasii Cantabrigiensis antiquitate', Written in the 17th century

MS. Gough Camb. 74
Held at the Weston Library

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'De Gymnasii Cantabrigiensis antiquitate', by dr. Samuel Ward, a copy: the author's name does not occur: there are references to Oxford in the treatise.

Fols. 14-end are blank, and the treatise itself (fols. 3-13) was once pp. 97-116 of a larger volume.


  • Creation: Written in the 17th century


31 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Gough Camb. 74

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 17824

Custodial History

No. 8027 in the Farmer sale, 1798.

Related Materials

See MS. Gough Camb. 39, art. 6.

Physical Facet

On paper


7 5/8 × 6 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom