Lectures by J.J. Conybeare
'Praelectiones academicae', an incomplete series of lectures on classical authors by J.J. Conybeare given while Professor of Poetry at Oxford.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 392].
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MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 392-6
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7687
Biographical / Historical
John Josias (1779-1824) Conybeare was Professor of Poetry at Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city county and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The lectures were bought by the Library in 1951.
- Lectures by J.J. Conybeare
- Emily Tarrant
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