Lists by David Wilkins for his edition of Thomas Tanner, Bibliotheca Britannico-Hibernica
Lists by David Wilkins for his edition of Thomas Tanner, Bibliotheca Britannico-Hibernica (London, 1748), including: (fols. 5-12) 'Scriptores anonymi de historia literaria' in twelve sections; (fols. 13-18) 'De re literaria apud Britannos', arranged chronologically, pre-Roman to Henry V.
- Creation: first half of the 18th century
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Lat. misc. c. 68, fols. 1-2].
MS. Lat. misc. c. 68
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CMD ID 7751-2
Lists by David Wilkins for his edition of Thomas Tanner, Bibliotheca Britannico-Hibernica.
Biographical / Historical
David Wilkins (1685–1745) was a Prussian Coptic scholar.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, no. 47913.
Christie's, 10 Jan. 1831 (Leeds Castle sale), lot not identified; Phillipps MS. 10703; Sotheby's, 6 June 1898, part of lot 508.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought, Sotheby's, 31 July 1951 (property of J. F. Crowder), part of lot 537.
Middle Hill boards
- Lists by David Wilkins for his edition of Thomas Tanner, 'Bibliotheca Britannico-Hibernica'
- EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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