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Hearne 'Usserii Collectaneorum' vol. 3, written in about A.D. 1600

MS. Add. C. 298
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

A series of Latin lectures on the second table of the Decalogue (v-x): beg. 'De secunda Tabula Legis. Hactenus in prioris tabule explicatione versati sumus': the appendix ends 'modi's omnibus aspirant.'

Both this and MS. Add. C. 300 are in the same formal hand, as of a scribe, and most of the corrections are by the scribe.


  • Creation: written in about A.D. 1600


254 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Add. C. 298

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. V, no. 27612.

Custodial History

There is no indication of the author, or even of Ussher's possession of either book, except Hearne's 'Usserii Coll.'

Physical Facet

On paper, slightly worm-eaten

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom