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A Latin translation by John Selden, Written about 1650 by J. Selden

MS. Arch. Selden A. 74*

  • Request

A Latin translation by John Selden of part of MS. Arch. Selden A. 73 (2), viz. the Arabic Annals of Sa'îd ibn al-Batrîk, known also as Eutychius of Alexandria: after fol. 36a it is an abstract only, and fols. 57-end are notes. This is not in the Old Catalogue.


  • Creation: Written about 1650 by J. Selden


65 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Arch. Selden A. 74*


Old Selden mark = A. 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. 3212c

Custodial History

Manuscript 3229 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Physical Facet

On paper


14 × 10 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom