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'Πρόχειρον νόμων sive Enchiridium juris ab imperatoribus Basilio...', Written before 1668 in England

MS. Barlow 18
Held at the Weston Library

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'Πρόχειρον νόμων sive Enchiridium juris ab imperatoribus Basilio, Constantino, et Leone in titulos quadraginta distinctum, et ad Basilica repetitae prelectionis faelicius evolvenda, amussitatim e duobus MSS. in Oxoniensi bibliotheca repositis, exutum, et descriptum' (p. xvii), in Greek, with Latin translation interleaved. Latin beg. 'Post natura immensi' (p. 2); Greek beg. 'Tὸν με'γαν ϕύσει' (p. 1); preceded by a table of chapters (pp. xviii-xix).

(pp. 157-end are blank)


  • Creation: Written before 1668 in England


187 pages

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • Latin
  • Greek, Modern (1453-)


MS. Barlow 18

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. 6437

Custodial History

Page xvi has bibliographical notes by Thomas Barlow and the following inscription: 'Liber Thomae Barlow ex dono viri doctissimi et amici integerrimi, domini Humfridi Newton LL.B. et Coll. Omnium Animarum socii, Aug. xxviij, MDCLVIII.' On p. i appear 'ή κaκίa ɑ'νaπληροî τò τhς ήλικaς ɑ'τετε'ς and (in pencil) 'Ovδεiς vπε'ρ ψιλnς νοίaς vϕίστaτaι ποινήν'.

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, contemporary brown leather


12 3/10 × 8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom