Extracts, notes and sketches on Egyptology, hieroglyphics and related subjects, c.1821
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:
- (fol. 1r-v) contents page
- (fols. 26-32) notes on trigonometry with related diagrams
- (fols. 143-144v) 'Notes given by Mr O'Hara', 1819
- (fols. 149v-153v) practical notes on travel in Egypt, Sicily and Greece.
- Creation: c.1821
Language of Materials
MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 55
'1821 Green Extracts Naples' (W); C 5 (interim).
For miscellaneous loose notes found in this volume, see MS. Wilkinson dep. c. 24, fols. 5-9.
Binding: quarter green calf, green paper over boards.