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Copies of Properti carmina


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Enlarged microfilm copies and photocopies of Propertius's works, used by E.A. Barber for his edition of Propertius.


  • Creation: 20th century


0.55 Linear metres (5 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Facs. d. 131, fols. 1-2].

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MSS. Facs. d. 131-134

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13817

Biographical / Historical

Eric Arthur Barber (1888-1965) was a classical scholar. Details are given in Who Was Who. Sextus Propertius (? 47 BC-? 16 BC), Roman poet.

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A full description is available in the Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The copies were given to the Library by E.A. Barber's son in 1965.

Existence and Location of Copies

The originals are located as follows:

  1. MS. Facs. c. 38 - Properti Carmine
  2. MS. Facs. d. 131 - Deventer I. 82 (1792)
  3. MS. Facs. d. 132 - Leiden Voss. Lat. Q. 117
  4. MS. Facs. d. 133 - Leiden Voss. Lat. O. 38
  5. MS. Facs. d. 134 - Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale Lat. 7989, pp. 44-131
Copies of Properti carmina
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