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Collations of Greek MSS. of the Septuagint made for Dr. Robert Holmes, and papers, Written in about 1790-1800

MS. Holmes 144
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Collations of Greek MSS. of the Septuagint made for Dr. Robert Holmes, and papers:

  1. Fol. 1. Collations of quotations from Gen. i-ii, xxxvi-end in certain Greek fathers.
  2. Fol. 3. Part of an account of MSS. of the LXX at Munich by C. F. Matthæi, 1796.
  3. Fol. 5. A list of Vienna MSS. containing the LXX.
  4. Fol. 9. Lev. vi. 28-Deut. in no. 10 (Coisl. 1).
  5. Fol. 68. Josh. xi-Judges xxi in no. 4 (Sarrav. 83).
  6. Fols. 99, 105. Three Latin letters from Bandini to Holmes, 1789, etc.
  7. Fols. 103, 109, 113. Four Latin letters from N. Schow to Holmes, 1790, etc.
  8. Fol. 107. A Latin letter from Jo. Bapt. Branca to Holmes, 18 Jan. 1792.
  9. Fol. 111. A Latin letter from C. F. Matthæi to Holmes, 20 Oct. 1803.
  10. Fol. 117. Ecclus. i-xix. 28 in no. 308 (Vat. 1509).
  11. Fol. 125. Two papers about some Holmes' collations in Joshua borrowed by J. Parsons in 1808 and 1809, etc.


  • Creation: Written in about 1790-1800


128 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
  • Latin


MS. Holmes 144

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. 16598

Physical Facet

On paper


13-14 x9 in.

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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