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Brief miscellaneous notes and extracts, 18th century

MS. Rawl. B. 459
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fol. 1) Notes on medals.
  2. (fol. 2) Alphabetum Mœso-Gothicum.
  3. (fol. 3) Notes of MSS. by William Lambard in the Chapter library at Canterbury.
  4. (fol. 3b) Alphabetum e numismatibus Anglo-Saxonicis et Anglo-Danicis desumptum.
  5. (fol. 5) Notes from a MS. of the Brute chronicle in the possession of — Walpole of Gray's Inn.
  6. (fol. 26) Two short extracts from Th. Gascoigne's Dictionarium theologicum.
  7. (fol. 55) Extract on the study of Saxon and Northern literature from Hickes' preface to his Thesaurus, pp. iii.—iv.
  8. (fols. 72–74) Explanation of a few letters and contractions found on Roman coins and medals.
  9. (fol. 76) Explanation of a few contractions found in Latin MSS.

(fols. 6–25, 27–54, 56–71) are blank.


  • Creation: 18th century


76 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin


MS. Rawl. B. 459

Custodial History

Insunt insignia gentilitia "Jacobi Mickleton de Crook Hall in com. Dunelm. 1718."


  • (fol. 26) Printed in Hearne's Hemingford , vol. ii. pp. 521–2, 53c.

Physical Facet

On paper, in quarto


Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom