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Miscellaneous tracts, copies of letters and verse, 16th-17th cent.

MS. Bywater 36
Held at the Weston Library

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Miscellaneous tracts, copies of letters and verse, comprising: (fols. 2-5) verses in Italian, 17th cent.; (fols. 6-100) drafts in the hand of Nicephorus Melissenus, 'πϵρἰτάδος', and (fols. 79-100) notes and epigrams by him; (fols. 101-26) copies in a 16th-cent. hand of letters in Greek from Michael Apostolios, printed from other sources in Émile Legrand, Bibliographie hellénique ... aux XVe et XVIe siècles, ii (Paris, 1885), 233-59; (fols. 127-222) Latin treatises, (fols. 127-42) 'quaestiones' on Aristotle De anima, entitled 'Tractatus in libros De anima in Neapolitano Liceo', 1653, and (fols. 143-222) 'Tractatus de sacramento eucharistiae', 17th cent. The volume (except for fols. 143-222) is described, and the Greek verse pieces printed, in Emile Legrand, Bibliographie hellénique ... au dixseptième siecle, v (Paris, 1903), 488-98.


  • Creation: 16th-17th cent.


224 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Bywater 36

Other Finding Aids

Bywater no. 3685.

Physical Facet

vellum binding

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom