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Greek manuscript, Written in the 1st quarter of the 17th century

MS. Savile 7
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Απολλωνίου Περγαίον κωνικά, bkk. i-iv: with marginal corrections from Paris MS. 2356 in the hand of Sir Henry Savile and diagrams added by Dr David Gregory in the year 1707. This MS. formed the basis of the Editio princeps (Oxford, 1710): cf. MS. Savile 59. For an earlier MS. of the same work see MS. Canonici 106.


  • Creation: Written in the 1st quarter of the 17th century


166 pages

Language of Materials

  • Greek, Ancient (to 1453)


MS. Savile 7

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. 6554

Custodial History

Bequeathed by Dr Peter Turner, who died in Jan. 1650/51, and claimed for the Savile library on Nov. 9, 1655.

Labelled '7'

Physical Facet

On paper


13 × 8 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom