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Extracts, notes and sketches on Egyptology, hieroglyphics and related subjects, c.1821

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MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 55

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Volume, c.1821, containing extracts, notes and sketches (apparently made at Naples) on Egyptology, hieroglyphics and related subjects, taken from ancient, late antique, early modern and contemporary authors and scholars, including Sir William Gell and Thomas Young, in Latin, Greek, English, Italian and French, with:
  1. (fol. 1r-v) contents page
  2. (fols. 26-32) notes on trigonometry with related diagrams
  3. (fols. 143-144v) 'Notes given by Mr O'Hara', 1819
  4. (fols. 149v-153v) practical notes on travel in Egypt, Sicily and Greece.

Dates

  • c.1821

Extent

153 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 55

Former references:

'1821 Green Extracts Naples' (W); C 5 (interim).

Separated Materials

For miscellaneous loose notes found in this volume, see MS. Wilkinson dep. c. 24, fols. 5-9.

Physical Facet

Binding: quarter green calf, green paper over boards.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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