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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

Language of Materials

  • Latin

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

Abstract

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
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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