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A Latin letter from Hugo Grotius to Dionysius Petavius

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MS. Lat. misc. c. 4

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A Latin letter from Hugo Grotius to Dionysius Petavius, Aug. 16, 1642, about Andreas Rivetus: with seal.

Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1642 by H. Grotius

Extent

20 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Lat. misc. c. 4, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. misc. c. 4

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20114

Overview

A Latin letter from Hugo Grotius to Dionysius Petavius

Biographical / Historical

Hugo Grotius (1583-1645) was a diplomat.

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. 30064

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by M. M. Holloway, esq., Nov. 26, 1889.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

13 5/8 × 9 3/8 in.
Title
A Latin letter from Hugo Grotius to Dionysius Petavius
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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