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Catalogue by Gerard Langbaine the elder of manuscripts and printed books from Sir Henry Savile's library (bequeathed to the University

Catalogue by Gerard Langbaine the elder of manuscripts and printed books from Sir Henry Savile's library (bequeathed to the University.
Shelfmark: MS. Savile 107
Extents: 23 Leaves
Dates: 17th century
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Notebook of Sir Henry Savile, with a Description by P.E. Matheson

Notebook of Sir Henry Savile compiled during a continental tour, c. 1581. The notebook includes a commentary on Aristotle, Meteorologica, dated '10 Maij. 1581. Vratislaviae' (Wroclaw, Poland); notes in Italian on scientific subjects; and extracts from Themistius on the Posterior Analytics. Savile's name does not appear; the attribution to him is made by Gamillscheg & Harlfinger (IA, p. 79, no. 116) on the basis of the Greek script. The accompanying MSS…
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: [c. 1581], [18--?]
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Professional scribe's copy of The ende of Nero and beginning of Galba and Life of Agricola translated from Tacitus by Sir Henry Savile, c. 1591

Professional scribe's copy of The ende of Nero and beginning of Galba and Life of Agricola translated from Tacitus by Sir Henry Savile, c. 1591.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 240
Extents: 243 Leaves
Dates: c. 1591
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Savile Manuscripts

Savile Manuscripts
Extents: 6.72 Linear metres (62 boxes)
Dates: 15th-17th century
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The Tithe book of sir Henry Savile, warden of Merton college, Oxford

The Tithe book of sir Henry Savile, warden of Merton college, Oxford
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Yorks. e. 4
Extents: 156 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1617-1622