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'Notes of some Basque MSS. and printed books...'

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MS. Basque e. 1
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'Notes of some Basque MSS. and printed books:

  1. The Earl of Macclesfield's MSS., at Shirburn Castle, Oxon., examined by Ll. Thomas and A. Clark, ... Dec. 1892
  2. Printed books having reference to Basque, in the Public library at Bayonne, noted by Ll. Thomas in Sept. 1892
  3. Transcript of Pierre D'Vrte's grammar, page 14--page 43 top, consisting chiefly of French-Basque vocabularies, copied in July 1893
  4. Specimen of D'urte's Basque-French Phrase-book, copied from the Grammar, p. 476-482.'

Part of the above are printed in the Revue de Linguistique. The Grammar is MS. Shirburn 112 H. 18. The whole of this MS. is in the hand of the rev. A. Clark.


  • Creation: Written in about 1892-1893 by A. Clark


106 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Basa

Preferred Citation

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MS. Basque e. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19169


'Notes of some Basque MSS. and printed books...'

Biographical / Historical

Andrew Clark (1854-1922) was a clergyman and antiquary.

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. VI, no. 31640

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented to the Library by the rev. A. Clark on Feb. 13, 1894.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 1/4 × 6 5/8 in.

'Notes of some Basque MSS. and printed books...'
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