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The Bodleian speech of 1873 by A. C. Madan

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MS. Add. A. 114
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'Oratio in honorem Thomæ Bodleii ex testamento Thomæ Morris, S. T. P. et Linguæ Hebraicæ Regii Professoris, in Bibliothecâ [Bodleianâ] habita, A.D. vi Id. Nov. A.S. mdccclxxiii', the Bodleian speech of 1873 by A. C. Madan, presented by the author.


  • Creation: written in A.D. 1873 by A. C. Madan


17 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 114, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Add. A. 114

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18787


The Bodleian speech of 1873 by A. C. Madan.

Biographical / Historical

Arthur Cornwallis Madan (1846–1917) was a British linguist and Anglican missionary.

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. 29060.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by A. C. Madan to the Library in 1873.

Physical Facet

On paper


9 7/8 × 7 3/4 in.

The Bodleian speech of 1873 by A. C. Madan
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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