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Trigonometrical tables, Written in the 17th century in England

MS. Savile 40
Held at the Weston Library

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Trigonometrical tables (fol. 13), preceded by an explanation thereof (fol. 8v) and a few miscellaneous theorems. The binding is two leaves of a 15th-cent. MS. of the Catholicon of Balbus of Genoa (beg. 'Empticius ').


  • Creation: Written in the 17th century in England


61 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Savile 40

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. 6586

Custodial History

Labelled '40'

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, white vellum (see below)


13 3/5 × 8 3/5 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom