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Literal transcript of the Laudian Graeco-Latin Acts

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MS. Gr. bib. e. 2
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A careful literal transcript of the Laudian Græco-Latin Acts (no. 1119 = MS. Laud Gr. 35) known as codex E of the Acts: with palæographical notes.

The word 'Hansell' on the lettering of the back seems to show that this was the work of Edward Halifax Hansell, fellow of Magdalen college, Oxford (d. 1884).


  • Creation: written about the middle of the 19th century


271 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

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

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MS. Gr. bib. e. 2

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20259


Literal transcript of the Laudian Graeco-Latin Acts, written about the middle of the 19th century.

Biographical / Historical

Edward Halifax Hansell (1814–1884) was a Church of England clergyman.

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. 29803.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from W. H. Gee, bookseller in Oxford, on Nov. 3, 1888, for £2 2s.

Physical Facet

On paper


9 × 6 1/8 in.

Literal transcript of the Laudian Graeco-Latin Acts
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