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Biblical Transcripts of Constantine Tischendorf


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Transcripts and collations of old Latin biblical MSS. by Constantine Tischendorf: To each volume is prefixed a note descriptive of its contents by Dr. John Wordsworth bp. of Salisbury.


  • Creation: 1840


0.25 Linear metres (5 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • Latin
  • German

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Lat. bib. d. 3].

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MSS. Lat. bib. d. 3-4, e. 2-4

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13389


Biblical Transcripts of Constantine Tischendorf

Biographical / Historical

Lobegott Friedrich Constantin Von Tischendorf (1815-1874) was a German Orientalist and Biblical critic.

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. VI, nos. 36208-36212.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in Feb. 1883 from the widow of C. Tischendorf through C. R. Gregory by the Delegates of the Clarendon Press for the use of Dr. J. Wordsworth as editor of the Oxford Novum Testamentum Latine (see that work, vol. i, p. viii note) and of Old Latin Biblical Texts (Oxford, 1886). MS. Lat. bib. e. 2 was given to Dr. Wordsworth by C. R. Gregory at the same time and was destined by him for the Bodleian. Given by the Delegates of the Clarendon Press, Sept. 6, 1913.

Biblical Transcripts of Constantine Tischendorf
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