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A translation of, and notes on, three Tragedies of Aeschylus

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MS. Gr. class. e. 23

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A translation of, and notes on, three Tragedies of Aeschylus, namely the χοηφόροι (l. 520-end), Εuμενίδες (fol. 62), and 'Ικετίδες (fol. 150v), dated from 1852 to 1854, and clearly by the rev. Charles Kenrick Prescot, whose initials are on fol. 61, cf. 230. On fol. i is a note by his son Kenrick Prescot.

(fols. 231-74 are blank)

Dates

  • Written in 1852-1854 by C. K. Prescot

Extent

282 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Gr. class. e. 23, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Gr. class. e. 23

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19241

Abstract

A translation of, and notes on, three Tragedies of Aeschylus

Biographical / Historical

Charles Kenrick Prescot (fl. 1852-1854).

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. 31805

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by J. Grafton Milne on May 23, 1895.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 1/8 × 6 3/8 in.
Title
A translation of, and notes on, three Tragedies of Aeschylus
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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