Papers of A.B. Poynton
Fair copy by A.B. Poynton of his notes towards an edition of the Scholia of Joannes Siceliota on Hermogenes, On ideas, with (d. 5) duplicated typescript of an article by Poynton on 'Gregory of Nazianzus and the Greek rhetoricians. (A supplement to the index of Walz, Rhetores graeci, ix)'.
- 20th cent.
Language of Materials
- Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Gr. class. c. 101].
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MSS. Gr. class. c. 101, Gr. misc. d. 5
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13753, 13754
Biographical / Historical
Arthur Blackburne Poynton (1867-1944) was a Greek scholar at Oxford. More details can be found in Who Was Who.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 47283-4.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given to the Library by A.B. Poynton in 1941 and (d.5) 1933.
- Papers of A.B. Poynton
- Susan Thomas
- Language of description
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