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French-English vocabulary and notes and extracts from printed books, late 16th-early 17th century

MS. Sancroft 46
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  1. (fol. 1) French-English vocabulary, and (fol. 66v rev.) 'few rules for the pronuncing of the French', written at the close of the 16th century.
  2. (fols. 15v, 48 rev.) Notes and extracts from printed books, by W. Sancroft, master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, written early in the 17th century.


  • Creation: late 16th-early 17th century


79 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • French


MS. Sancroft 46

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. 10347.

Custodial History

'Robert Rich' is written outside on the back.

Physical Facet

On paper


5 3/4 × 4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom