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Correspondence and papers chiefly of Viglius Zuichemus, written 1556-1663

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MS. D'Orville 51

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Comprises:
  1. 1 (fols. 1, 43, 116) Letters from Zuichemus to his nephews Bucho de Montzima, 1556-74, and Godofridus a Moeseynbroeck, 1572-75: in Latin
  2. 2 (fol. 30) A copy of Latin letters and documents conferring a doctorate on Aggeus Albada, 31 Oct. 1559.
  3. 3 (fol. 32). Copies of letters from Zuichemus to Bucho de Montzima (1570-73?) and Hector Ayttanus (1570).
  4. 4 (fol. 43) Letters to Veglius Zuichemus from Andreas Alciatus (1532-8, fol. 45 etc.), Nicolaus Everhardus (1538-65, fol. 47 etc.), Louvain (6 Sept. 1565, fol. 63), Godofridus Moeseynbroeck (1571-5, fol. 92 etc.), and many others
  5. 5 (fol. 133) Letters chiefly to Justus Ryckewaerd, from Dutch scholars and others, 1631-63: one is from himself (15 Aug. 1663, fol. 172) and after fol. 166 is a miscellaneous collection of letters, some belonging to the 16th cent., but most to the first half of the 17th cent.
  6. 6 (fol. 204) 'Brieven van Raphe Winwood aan den Lord Thesaurier in Engeland, 1610', copies, in Dutch.
A list of the writers is on fol. 222, dated 1702.

Dates

  • written 1556-1663

Extent

225 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. D'Orville 51

Former reference:

Auct. X. 1. 2. 19

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. IV, no 16929

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

13 1/2 × 8 5/8 in.

Repository Details

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