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Volume in the same, unidentified, hand as MS. Eng. misc. f. 85 and MS. Lat. misc. f. 43, c. 17th century

MS. Lat. misc. f. 42

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Volume containing:

  1. (pp. 1-113) 'Insecta terrestria anglica', beg. 'Caput 1. De apibus. Insecta omnia in terrestria et aquatica distinximus'
  2. (pp. 115-23) 'English serpents', beg. 'Caput 1. Of adders. The adder is a serpent longe like eele'.


  • Creation: c. 17th century


134 pages

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Lat. misc. f. 42

Custodial History

Monogram 'S. B' (?), possibly Samuel Barker (1689-1759), cf. MS. Lat. th. e. 27; Pencilled shelf-mark, 19th or 20th cent.: E.F. iv. d. 49, crossed out, and P.R. III. g. 23.

Physical Facet

Law calf, rebacked

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom