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'Professor Saunderson's Lectures upon Hydrostaticks, Mechanicks, Sounds, Astronomy, & Opticks...', Written in the 18th century by N. Burrell

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MS. Rigaud 4

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'Professor Saunderson's Lectures upon Hydrostaticks, Mechanicks, Sounds, Astronomy, & Opticks: The Tides, together with a Compendium of Technical Cronology. Taken by N: Burrell Stu: C. C. C. C[ambridge]', with diagrams. See MS. Rigaud 3. Fols. 186-7 were probably added by John Burrell.

Dates

  • Written in the 18th century by N. Burrell

Extent

198 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Shelfmark

MS. Rigaud 4

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. V, no. 26204

Custodial History

The volume bears a book-plate consisting of a plant with bell-shaped flower and the motto 'Tantus amor florum', all within a circle: 'J. Burrell, Sid. Coll. Cambridge': 'S. P. Rigaud, Sept. 9. 1824.'.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

12 1/2 × 8 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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