Latin poems by George Buchanan (d. 1582), whose name, however, does not occur, Written in the first quarter of the 17th century if not earlier
Latin poems by George Buchanan (d. 1582), whose name, however, does not occur:
- Fol. 5. 'Fratres fraterrimi', Latin satirical epigrams
- Fol. 8v. 'Epigrammatum ...' libri tres, containing fewer poems than in the printed editions
Hearne (Diary, 16 Sept. 1708) asserts that this book is in the handwriting of Charles I ('C. R.' is on fol. 32v).
- Creation: Written in the first quarter of the 17th century if not earlier
Language of Materials
MS. Cherry 41
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. 9815
Belonged to some scholar under Dr. John Crage (Craig?: 17th cent.).
On paper, injured by fire, bound in red velvet
7 1/2 × 5 3/4 in.