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An essay on Tides and Currents especially in the western Mediterranean

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MS. Add. A. 202

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An essay on Tides and Currents especially in the western Mediterranean, written by an English officer who resided at Tangier and was intimately acquainted with Gibraltar (foll. 31, 58, 69): beg. 'The most excellent Galileo.' The title on a half destroyed label on the back is 'Mediterranean Influx.'

Dates

  • written in about A.D. 1680

Extent

72 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 202, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. A. 202

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18873

Abstract

An essay on Tides and Currents especially in the western Mediterranean, written in about A.D. 1680.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. 29201.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from W. Butt, esq., of Axmouth on Nov. 10, 1881, with nine other pieces for £10.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 7/8 × 7 1/4 in.
Title
An essay on Tides and Currents especially in the western Mediterranean
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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