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

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.


  • Creation: c.1821


153 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


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

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom