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'The Catilinarian War ... translated from the Latin of C. Sallustius Crispus by Peter Bayley, Esq. An autograph'

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MS. Eng. hist. c. 47

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'The Catilinarian War ... translated from the Latin of C. Sallustius Crispus by Peter Bayley, Esq. An autograph', a printed title. The translator's name does not occur, but is vouched for in a letter from C. W. Stretton, esq., the donor, of May 4, 1897, at p. i; see MSS. Eng. poet. d. 11-12.

Dates

  • Written in about A.D. 1805 by P. Bayley

Extent

134 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 47, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. c. 47

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19383

Abstract

'The Catilinarian War ... translated from the Latin of C. Sallustius Crispus by Peter Bayley, Esq. An autograph'

Biographical / Historical

Peter Bayley (1778-1823) was a poet.

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. 32394

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented in May 1897, see above.

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, dark blue morocco with plain gold lines (Zaehnsdorf, 1897?)

Dimensions

12 3/4 × 9 1/4 in.
Title
'The Catilinarian War ... translated from the Latin of C. Sallustius Crispus by Peter Bayley, Esq. An autograph'
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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