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Papers of Robinson Ellis


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Classical papers, with some correspondence, of Robinson Ellis, including papers relating to classical Latin authors and notes on Latin language and palaeography.


  • 19th-20th cent.


36 shelfmarks

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Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Lat. misc. d. 39].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Lat. misc. d. 39-44, e. 54-73, f. 22-9; Gr. misc. d. 34

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13645

Biographical / Historical

Robinson Ellis (1834-1913) was Corpus Christi Professor of Latin at Oxford, 1893-1913. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by the President of Trinity College, Oxford in 1915, except for MS. Lat. misc. d. 46, fols. 147-157, which were given to the Library in 1917.
Papers of Robinson Ellis
Emily Tarrant
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Repository Details

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