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A copy of the 1561 (Lyons) edition of Horace

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Auct. S. 2.8

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A copy of the 1561 (Lyons) edition of Horace, with a manuscript collation of a MS. of Horace in the Library at Franeker, made in October 1705 by Janus Broukhusius.


  • Creation: 1561


1 volume

Language of Materials

  • Latin

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Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Auct. S. 2.8, fols. 1-2]

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Auct. S. 2.8

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20063


A copy of the 1561 (Lyons) edition of Horace

Biographical / Historical

Janus Broukhusius (fl. 1561).

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. 27684

Custodial History

The MS. is called a 'codex GrÓ•vianus' in the Benefactors' Register, and was no doubt MS. Poetae folio 23 at Franeker.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented in 1730 by Richard Combes of London.

A copy of the 1561 (Lyons) edition of Horace
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom