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Copies of letters to Isaac Vossius, 1637-89, written in the first half of the 18th cent.

MS. D'Orville 468

  • Request

The originals are (or were in 1751) in the Bibliothèque des Remonstrans at Amsterdam.

With a full index of the order and writers of the original letters.

The chief writers, for number of letters or name, are:

  1. Doublet, Georg Rattalerus
  2. Gronovius, Joh. Frid
  3. Grotius, Hugo
  4. Heinsius, Nicolas
  5. Salmasius, Claudius
  6. Sarravius, Claudius


  • Creation: written in the first half of the 18th cent.


528 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. D'Orville 468

Former reference:

Auct. X. 2. inf. 1. 1


Arranged chronologically.

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 17346

Related Materials

See also MSS. D'Orville 469-471 for copies of other letters to Isaac Vossius.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/4 × 6 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom