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Maximus Planudes, Dialogus de arte grammatica

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MS. Auct. F. 4. 12
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Maximus Planudes, Dialogus de arte grammatica.


  • Creation: 16th century, middle


172 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. 4. 12, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Auct. F. 4. 12

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18016


Maximus Planudes, Dialogus de arte grammatica

Biographical / Historical

Biographical 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. 2905

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. 111

Custodial History

Manuscript 840 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Thomas Cecil, earl of Exeter, in 1618.

Physical Facet

Binding, green velvet, with brocade clasp and stamped ornament on the gilt edges, re-backed, 16th cent. English (?) work: by the same binder and scribe as MS. Auct. E. 4. 9.

Maximus Planudes, Dialogus de arte grammatica
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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