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'Pro veteri & vsitata Græcarum litterarum pronunciatione aduersus Mekerchium Brugensem', Written in A.D. 1576 or 1577 by Gregory Martin

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MS. Selden Supra 21

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Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1576 or 1577 by Gregory Martin

Extent

39 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Shelfmark

MS. Selden Supra 21

Arrangement

Old Selden mark = 21

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. 3409

Custodial History

'Pro veteri & vsitata Græcarum litterarum pronunciatione aduersus Mekerchium Brugensem', in answer to Adolph van Meetkercke's De veteri et recta pronuntiatione linguæ Græcæ, 1576. The dedicatory epistle to Henry Fitzalan earl of Arundel (d. 1580) is signed 'Gregorius Martinus', and this appears to be the autograph copy presented to the earl.'Lumley', i.e. John Lumley, lord Lumley, who married the earl of Arundel's daughter Jane (see fol. 7v: she (d. 1577). 'T. Arundell' i.e. Thomas Howard, earl of Arundel 1604-46, earl of Norfolk 1644-6.

Manuscript 3423 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 5/8 × 6 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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