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The English Old Testament

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MS. Add. A. 85b

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The English Old Testament, written in shorthand: some of the proper names and harder words are written in full or in the margin (e. g. at fol. 52).

Dates

  • Written in the 17th century

Extent

485 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Add. A. 85b

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20177

Abstract

The English Old Testament

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. 30163

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Probably acquired in the 18th century.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

7 7/8 × 6 3/8 in.
Title
The English Old Testament
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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