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Hortus siccus, A-F, formed and written in the 17th century by W. Howlet

MS. Add. D. 94
Held at the Weston Library

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'Volumina 3 in Plantarum desiccando conservatarum, curâ Guil. Howlet M.D., privigni V. Cl. Pe: Barwick, qui mihi Dono Dedit. J W', or T. W. This is a hortus siccus, the plants being pasted down in alphabetical order, each with a label bearing its Latin name. The volume contains A-F, with an appendix.


  • Creation: formed and written in the 17th century by W. Howlet


157 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Add. D. 94

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. 27839.

Custodial History

The volume bears the bookplate of Dr. Richard Rawlinson.

Physical Facet

On paper, bound in dark leather (contemporary, but rebacked), with brass clasps


17 3/4 × 11 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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