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MS. Auct. E. 1. 16

Summary Catalogue no.: 2877


Patristic texts.
Language(s): Latin and Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Pächt and Alexander i. 856, pl. LXIV:

Fine historiated and other borders.

Initial in Byzantine style.


Origin: 16th century, middle ; French

Provenance and Acquisition

A note by archbp. Ussher at fol. 45 of no. 15429 states that ' some say it was Cardinall Pooles [book]': see also MS. Casaubon 28, fol. 57

Given in 1601 by sir John Fortescue.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars prima recensionem codicum Graecorum continens, Quarto Catalogues I, 1883, repr. with corrections 1969).


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Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.