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Classical literature

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:


Additional D'Orville Manuscripts

D'Orville's manuscripts, including notes on classical languages and literature.
Extents: 14 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th cent.

Askew Manuscripts

Manuscripts collected by Anthony Askew, relating to classical literature. The manuscripts include notes by Dr John Taylor and alphabetical lists of words in the works of classical authors by Johannes Caravella.
Extents: 22 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th cent.


Collection of manuscript collations, indexes, etc., relating to Cicero's Works (but with very little relating to the Orations).
Extents: 70 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th cent.

Clarendon Press Manuscripts

Miscellaneous collection of printed books and manuscripts, relating to classical literature and theology.
Extents: 161 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th century-19th century
Single Item

Collection of classical and contemporary Latin verse

Collection of classical and contemporary Latin verse, 18th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Lat. misc. e. 96
Extents: 174 pages
Dates: 18th century
Single Item

Letter from Eduard Fraenkel to G.G.A. Longman concerning the article on Aeschylus' play The Libation Bearers

Letter from Eduard Fraenkel to G.G.A. Longman, 1954.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 3337, fols. 70-71
Extents: 2 Leaves
Dates: 1954
Single Item

Letters to E.R. Dodds

Letters to E.R. Dodds, 1964-1965.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2720, fols. 103-107
Extents: 5 Leaves
Dates: 1964-1965

Libri Manuscripts

Miscellaneous manuscripts collected by Libri, including papers relating to classical literature, religion and medicine.
Extents: 68 shelfmarks
Dates: 10th-18th cent.

Manuscripts and Papers of Ingram Bywater

This collection consists of manuscripts collected by Bywater, working papers on classical subjects, and correspondence mainly with classical scholars.
Extents: 53 shelfmarks
Dates: 16th cent.-1914

Manuscripts of Jacques Philippe D'Orville

Manuscripts of Jacques Philippe D'Orville. His chief collections were made with a view to editing Theocritus and the Greek Anthology. The bulk of the manuscripts are not ancient, and largely consist of collations in printed books, and transcripts and notes, with many papers of Scipio and Alberico Gentili, and much of D'Orville's own correspondence.
Extents: 618 shelfmarks
Dates: 9th-18th cent.

Microfilms and Reproductions of Manuscripts collected by Professor Michael Winterbottom

Microfilms and reproductions mostly of medieval and renaissance manuscripts of Latin classical texts, collected by Dr Michael Winterbottom, consisting of: Quintilian, Institutio oratoria - see M. Winterbottom's edition, Oxford Classical Texts, 2 vols., 1970, and his articles, 'Fifteeth-century manuscripts of Quintilian' in The Classical Quarterly, N.S. 17…
Extents: 44 shelfmarks
Dates: 20th cent.
Single Item

Minute book of the Oxford University Classical Society

Minute book of the Oxford University Classical Society.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 3363
Extents: 125 Leaves
Dates: 1983-1993

Notebooks of Bulkeley Bandinel

Notebooks of Bulkeley Bandinel, consisting of: List of early editions of Greek authors Two lists of Aldine editions in the Bodleian, without shelfmarks, in chronological and alphabetical order, c. 1850 List of editiones principes of ancient Greek authors, with a few notes of the date of purchase by the Bodleian List of editions of the Bible in various languages…
Extents: 6 shelfmarks
Dates: 19th cent.

Papers of Falconer Madan relating to Manuscripts of Vergil

Papers of Falconer Madan relating to manuscripts of Vergil. The papers include a collation by Madan, 1877, of selected lines in forty-one Bodleian manuscripts of Vergil, on the text of Otto Ribbeck's first edition of the works (Leipzig, 1859-62). There are also notes and articles by Madan on Vergil manuscripts, mainly in the Bodleian, including a section on the Old High German glosses in MS. Auct. F.1.16 (SC 8856), with a few from other libraries, 1876-80.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1876-80

Rawlinson Manuscripts

Rawlinson's manuscripts, consisting of: Rawlinson A: English history Rawlinson B: English history Rawlinson C: History, theology Rawlinson D: Miscellaneous Rawlinson E: Sermons Rawlinson F: Poetry Rawlinson G: Classics Rawlinson H: Letters Rawlinson I: Mainly theology …
Extents: 5122 shelfmarks
Dates: 8th-18th century
Single Item

Transcripts by A. B. Poynton of John Doxopater on Hermogenes

Transcripts by A. B. Poynton of John Doxopater on Hermogenes.
Shelfmark: MS. Gr. class. d. 160
Extents: 396 Leaves
Dates: 1930s
Single Item

Treatises by Pieter Burman the younger

Treatises by Pieter Burman the younger, 18th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Lat. class. e. 45
Extents: 311 Leaves
Dates: 18th century