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A transcript of Galileo Galilei's treatise, Written in the 16th century in Italy (?)

MS. Savile 45

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A transcript of Galileo Galilei's treatise 'Dell'vtilità che si traggono della mechanica & de' suoi instromenti', beg. 'Degno di grandissima considerazione'.


  • Written in the 16th century in Italy (?)


26 Leaves

Language of Materials



MS. Savile 45

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. 6591

Custodial History

Labelled '45'

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/10 × 6 3/10 in.

Repository Details

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