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Four photographs taken in 1897 from MS. Oriel college 32

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MS. Duke Humfrey b. O

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Four photographs taken in 1897 from MS. Oriel college 32 (Capgrave on Genesis, given to the University Library by Humphrey, duke of Gloucester, in 1444):
  1. The first photograph is a list of contents
  2. The second is the preface by Capgrave, with a miniature representing the author presenting the book to his patron the duke
  3. The third gives the first page of the text of the exposition
  4. The fourth the last page of the text with the colophon (A.D. 1438) and the duke's note of the presentation of the volume to him in the same year

Dates

  • 1897

Extent

4 items

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Duke Humfrey b. O, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Duke Humfrey b. O

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19379

Abstract

Four photographs taken in 1897 from MS. Oriel college 32

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. VI, no. 32385

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1897.
Title
Four photographs taken in 1897 from MS. Oriel college 32
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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