Dictata Paterna ad Ælianum
'Dictata Paterna ad Ælianum', notes on the first twelve books of Ælian's Ποιkiλη Ίστορία by Jacobus Gronovius (d. 1716), copied by his son Abraham Gronovius (d. 1775).
- Creation: written in the 18th century by A. Gronovius
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Gr. class. e. 22, fols. 1-2]
MS. Gr. class. e. 22
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 18537
'Dictata Paterna ad Ælianum', notes on the first twelve books of Ælian's Ποιkiλη Ίστορία by Jacobus Gronovius, copied in the 18th century by his son Abraham Gronovius.
Biographical / Historical
Jacobus Gronovius (1645-1716) was philologist, archaeologist, historian and geographer.
Abraham Gronovius (1695-1775) was a philologist.
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. V, no. 28168.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The manuscript was purchased at the Te Water sale at Leiden in 1823.
8 3/4 × 7 in.
- Dictata Paterna ad Ælianum
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