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Twenty-one orations and two poems, written in the last quarter of the 17th century

MS. Rawl. Q. e. 34
Held at the Weston Library

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'Orationes in theatro Sheldoniano et domo Convocationis Oxonii habitæ [a] Roberto South A.M. ejusdem Academiæ Publico Oratore, quibus addita sunt carmina quædam miscellanea, 1657-75' These are twenty-one orations and two poems, all printed in the Opera posthuma Latina Roberti South (Lond. 1717).


  • Creation: written in the last quarter of the 17th century


46 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Rawl. Q. e. 34

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. 27859.

Custodial History

The last three leaves are in Dr. R. Rawlinson's hand, and his bookplate is in the volume.

Physical Facet

On paper


7 1/8 × 4 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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