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Lectures on the Second Epistle of Peter

 Single Item
MS. Add. B. 85
Held at the Weston Library

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'Prælectiones Cursoriæ, in Secundam Epistolam D. Petri Apostoli publicis scholis habitæ, Oxonij Apr. 5, 6, 7, 1693.' The two theological professors of the date were dr. William Jane (regius) and dr. Thomas Sykes (Margaret), as 'P. H.' notes, but the lectures, though autograph, are not in the handwriting of either.


  • Creation: written in A.D. 1693 at Oxford


51 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. B. 85, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Add. B. 85

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18902


Lectures on the Second Epistle of Peter, written in A.D. 1693 at Oxford.

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. V, no. 29274.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Part of lot 1095 (see no. 29280) in the W. Dash sale on Nov. 15, 1883, and presumably then bought for the Library.

Physical Facet

On paper; binding, half russia, 'bound by Hayday.'


7 3/4 × 6 1/8 in.

Lectures on the Second Epistle of Peter
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom