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A collection of lives, Written in various hands of the 2nd half of the 17th century

MS. Wood F. 30

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A collection of lives of:

  1. Fol. 1. William Dugdale, drawn up by himself in 1680, sent to Wood in 1681 for publication after his death, and printed by W. H. Hamper in 1827
  2. Fol. 10. Francis Mansel, principal of Jesus college (1630-48), privately printed (1858) and attributed to sir Leoline Jenkins
  3. Fol. 25. king Henry iii, in English, 'ex dono [Edwardi] Bernard, Astr. prof. Oxon., 19 July 1677'
  4. Fol. 35. Robert de Vipont, first lord of Westmorland, 'by Roger Dodsworth', but not in his hand
  5. Fol. 39. Thomas Lupset (d. 1530) by Henry Jackson (d. 1662), printed by Knight in the appendix to his Colet
  6. Fol. 42. John Claymond, principal of C.C.C., being a transcript by Henry Jackson of John Shefreve's life of Claymond (MSS. 257, 266, 280, 302 at C.C.C.) with additional notes
  7. Fol. 55, Robert Betun, bishop of Hereford, by William of Llanthony, in Latin, given to Wood by Charles Wase, 1678
  8. Fol. 59. Giraldus Cambrensis and the Fitz-Geralds


  • Creation: Written in various hands of the 2nd half of the 17th century


77 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • Latin
  • English


MS. Wood F. 30

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. 8492

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/10 × 8 1/5 in.

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom