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'Samuelis. Petiti. in. Flavii. Iosephi. libros. Animadversiones'

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'Samuelis. Petiti. in. Flavii. Iosephi. libros. Animadversiones', a series of notes, not commentary, on the Antiquitates Judaicae of Josephus, with copious Hebrew quotations from Rabbinical authors. The four books begin at MS. Auct. F. infra 1. 4, pp. 1, 761, MSS. Auct. F. infra 1. 5, pp. 1, 1063.

Dates

  • Written about A.D. 1630-1640 by S. Petit

Extent

0.22 linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Auct. F. infra 1. 4, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Auct. F. infra 1. 4-5

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18312

Abstract

'Samuelis. Petiti. in. Flavii. Iosephi. libros. Animadversiones'

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. II, nos. 4141-4142a.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased by the University in 1670 for £126 3s. 4d.: Dr. Macray in his Annals of the Bodleian, 2nd ed. (1890), at p. 133 mentions a statement (for which see MS. Tanner 89, fol. 6) that the earl of Clarendon purchased and presented these two volumes.

Physical Facet

On paper
Title
'Samuelis. Petiti. in. Flavii. Iosephi. libros. Animadversiones'
Status
Published
Author
Collection Level Description and EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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