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Works by Porphyrius

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MS. Auct. F. 3. 17
Held at the Weston Library

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Works by Porphyrius, including De abstinentia ab esu animalium and Sententiae ad intelligibilia ducentes.


  • Creation: c. 1548


66 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Greek, Modern (1453-)

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Auct. F. 3. 17, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Auct. F. 3. 17

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17946


Works by Porphyrius

Biographical / Historical

Biographicl details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 2348

For a full description in Latin see, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars prima recensionem codicum Graecorum continens (Oxford, 1853, reprinted with corrections by H. O. Coxe, Oxford, 1969), Misc. no. 91

Custodial History

Manuscript 526 acquired by the Bodleian Library. MS. AA 20. Med. Seld.

Originally bound with a printed book by Antonius ab Aguilera (Rudimenta Medicinæ, Compluti, 1576.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought with money given by sir Francis Vere in 1605.

Works by Porphyrius
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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