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Dictata Paterna ad Ælianum

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MS. Gr. class. e. 22

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'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).

Dates

  • written in the 18th century by A. Gronovius

Extent

307 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Gr. class. e. 22, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Gr. class. e. 22

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18537

Abstract

'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.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 3/4 × 7 in.
Title
Dictata Paterna ad Ælianum
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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