Literary notebooks of E. W. B. Nicholson, Written about 1872 by E. W. B. Nicholson
Literary notebooks of E. W. B. Nicholson. Relates mainly to John Gower and contains at fol. 3 an abstract of the Confessio Amantis to 1. 424 of the prologue: at fols. 8, 11v, are Latin and Greek versions of Shakespeare's story of the caskets. The volume has then been reversed and used for entering statistics as to the proportion of dactylic lines in Homer.
- Creation: Written about 1872 by E. W. B. Nicholson
Language of Materials
MS. Eng. misc. e. 57
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. VI, no. 36138
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