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Collations of, and notes on, Latin writers, chiefly copied by C. J. Strackhovius, almost all from D'Orville MSS., written in about the middle of the 18th cent. by C. J. Strackhovius, etc.

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MS. D'Orville 586

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The chief of collations and notes are:
  1. (fol. 22) notes on Lucan by E. G. Arnald
  2. (fols. 52, 101, 117) Manilius
  3. (fol. 188) 'Prolegomena de Geographia & auctoribus qui earn partem-iirustrarunt', beg. 'Geographia dicitur a yaîa, ' imperfect at end. On fols. 1-21a is a Dutch 'Beschreiving van de Geographie.'
  4. (fol. 205) Notes on Pomponius Mela, in J. P. D'Orville's hand, imperfect.

Dates

  • written in about the middle of the 18th cent. by C. J. Strackhovius, etc.

Extent

272 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. D'Orville 586

Former reference:

Auct. X. 5. 11

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 17464

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 3/4 × 7 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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