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Collection of three Greek and Latin MSS., Written in the 17th century by F. Cherry and others

MS. Cherry 21
Held at the Weston Library

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Collection of three Greek and Latin MSS:

  1. Early 17th cent., (fol. 2). Copy of various readings, perhaps by P. Pithoeus, in the margin of the Bodleian copy of the 1504 ed. of Demosthenes' Orations
  2. Late 17th cent., (fol. 40). 'Nomina præfectorum Collegiorum et Aularum in Academiâ Cantabr. ex Σκελέτώ Cantabrigiensi auctore Ricardo Parker ... 1622:' followed (fol. 52) by Merton Fellows, and (fol. 52v) by a list of ecclesiastical pensions granted in 1555, from a Peter Le Neve MS., etc. All copied by F. Cherry from W. Kennett's copy, 1699
  3. Fol. 58. Latin speech in praise of Theology: beg. 'Si verum est quod olim Hippocrates.'


  • Creation: Written in the 17th century by F. Cherry and others


83 Leaves

Language of Materials

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


MS. Cherry 21

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. III, no. 9795

Physical Facet

On paper


9 3/8 × 7 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom