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A copy of dr. Thomas Smith's Catalogus librorum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Cottonianæ(Oxon., 1696, folio)

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MS. Add. D. 82

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A copy of dr. Thomas Smith's Catalogus librorum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Cottonianæ(Oxon., 1696, folio), with manuscript notes of about 1705, showing the size and number of leaves in each, a list of the charters kept in capsae, and of some pictures etc., and a copy of the Report to the trustees of the library of June 22, 1703. In 1883 was inserted at fol. 189 an early 19th cent. 'Table of the contents of MS. Cotton Caligula C. 1.'

Dates

  • 1696

Extent

1 volume

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. D. 82, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. D. 82

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20322

Overview

A copy of dr. Thomas Smith's Catalogus librorum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Cottonianæ(Oxon., 1696, folio)

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Smith (1638-1710) was a nonjuror, historian and librarian.

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. 30308

Custodial History

This was the earl of Oxford's copy, as is shown by his arms and name ('Robert Harley') on the sides of the binding.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired before about 1883.
Title
A copy of dr. Thomas Smith's Catalogus librorum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Cottonianæ (Oxon., 1696, folio)
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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