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A transcript of archbp. Ussher's collectanea 'de veterum scriptis genuinis et supposititiis ... volumen I'

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MS. e Mus. 46

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A transcript of archbp. Ussher's collectanea 'de veterum scriptis genuinis et supposititiis ... volumen I', the original of which is Harl. MS. 822 in the British Museum: beg. 'Dionysius Areopagita. Dionysii nomine circumferuntur ...' (p, 1).

Dates

  • Written in the 1st half of the 17th century in England

Extent

658 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. e Mus. 46, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. e Mus. 46

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18260

Overview

A transcript of archbp. Ussher's collectanea 'de veterum scriptis genuinis et supposititiis ... volumen I'

Biographical / Historical

James Ussher (1581-1656) was Archbishop of Armagh, a biblical scholar and historian.

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. 3683

Custodial History

Manuscript acquired by the Bodleian Library (217)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

MS. e Mus. 46 and MS. e Mus. 47 were bought in 1675 for £30 (libr. accts.).

Related Materials

This is wrongly referred to by dr. Elrington in Ussher's Works, vol. i, p. 320, as transcribed by dr. Langbaine. See also MSS. Add. D. 35-6.

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, contemporary brown leather, with roll-produced border, rebacked. In double columns

Dimensions

14 7/10 × 9 1/10 in.
Title
A transcript of archbp. Ussher's collectanea 'de veterum scriptis genuinis et supposititiis ... volumen I'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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