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'Corporis Christi Collegii Εὐχαριστία... Iacobo Winton Episcopo ac huius Collegii Patrono'

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MS. Top. Oxon e. 68

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'Corporis Christi Collegii Εὐχαριστία... Iacobo Winton Episcopo ac huius Collegii Patrono', 23 poems (one Greek, the rest Latin) celebrating the centenary of Corpus Christi college, Oxford (March 1616/7): with a prose preface. The poems are signed by members of the college. The editor was perhaps Robert Hegg.

This copy was the one presented to bp. Mountague, the Visitor of the college, and bears his arms as bp. of Winchester on fol. 5v. In rto. 14663 is a copy of this MS., at fol. 100.

Dates

  • Written in 1616 or 1617

Extent

13 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin
  • Greek, Modern (1453-)

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon e. 68, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Oxon e. 68

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19214

Abstract

'Corporis Christi Collegii Εὐχαριστία... Iacobo Winton Episcopo ac huius Collegii Patrono'

Biographical / Historical

Robert Hegge (1599-1629) was an author and historian.

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. 31705

Custodial History

'Ex dono præstantissimi amici Edoardi Smith armigeri' (18th cent.).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Bodleian from Ellis & Elvey in March 1894 (Ellis's Catal. no. 4397).

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, limp vellum with gold ornament, contemporary

Dimensions

7 3/8 × 5 5/8 in.
Title
'Corporis Christi Collegii Εὐχαριστία... Iacobo Winton Episcopo ac huius Collegii Patrono'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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