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Latin translation of some of Plutarch's Lives by Edward Pococke

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MS. Lat. class. e. 22

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Latin translation of some of Plutarch's Lives (Theseus and Romulus; Lycurgus and Numa; Solon and Publicola) by Edward Pococke, Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford, with (fols. 4-5) a dedication in Latin prose and verse to Nicholas Bond, president of the college, [1592/3].

Dates

  • 1592/1593

Extent

40 Leaves

Language of Materials

Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Lat. class. e. 22, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. class. e. 22

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16736

Overview

Latin translation of some of Plutarch's Lives (Theseus and Romulus; Lycurgus and Numa; Solon and Publicola) by Edward Pococke.

Biographical / Historical

Edward Pococke (d. 1636) was a clergyman and a Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 20 Feb. 1922, lot 134.

Physical Facet

limp vellum binding
Title
Latin translation of some of Plutarch's 'Lives' by Edward Pococke
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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