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Specimens of paper, one from Persia, one from Lyons, some made of rice, etc., made chiefly in the 18th cent.

MS. Douce d. 15
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Fols. i-ii, 8-end, are blank modern leaves.


  • Creation: made chiefly in the 18th cent.


34 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Undetermined


MS. Douce d. 15

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 21991

Related Materials

See also MS. Douce d. 16 for a blotting book stated to have once contained the specimens.

Physical Facet

On paper


11 × 9 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom