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The corrected page-proofs of the first volume of Spelman's Glossarium

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MS. e Mus. 48

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The corrected page-proofs of the first volume of Spelman's Glossarium (published 1626), with the MS. of the rest (published 1664) from M-R. There are slight additions throughout by Dugdale, who prepared the work for the press.

Dates

  • Written in 1626-1664 by Sir Henry Spelman and Sir William Dugdale

Extent

594 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. e Mus. 48, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. e Mus. 48

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18284

Overview

The corrected page-proofs of the first volume of Spelman's Glossarium

Biographical / Historical

Sir Henry Spelman (1564-1641) was a historian and antiquary. Sir William Dugdale (1605-1686) was a knight, antiquary and herald.

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. 3733

Custodial History

Manuscript acquired by the Bodleian Library (267)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This, as MS. e Mus. 49, may be a gift of 1637 (Macray, Annals, p. 89), but more probably came after 1664.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

13 3/5 × 9 1/2 in.
Title
The corrected page-proofs of the first volume of Spelman's Glossarium
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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