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Lectures by J.J. Conybeare

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'Praelectiones academicae', an incomplete series of lectures on classical authors by J.J. Conybeare given while Professor of Poetry at Oxford.

Dates

  • 1812-21

Extent

5 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

Latin

Preferred Citation

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.
Title
Lectures by J.J. Conybeare
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom