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MS. Auct. F. inf. 2. 2

Summary Catalogue no.: 8827


(fol. 1)
'Hermes Trismegistus', Corpus Hermeticum,

ed. Arthur Nock and A. J. Festugière (Paris, 1960), nos. 1 (Poemander), 2 (Ἑρμοῦ πρὸς Tὰτ λόγος καθολικός, fol. 7v), 3 (Ἑρμοῦ ἱερὸς λόγος, fol. 10v), 4 (Ἑρμοῦ πρὸς Τὰτ, ὁ κρατὴρ ἢ μονάς, fol. 11v), 5 (Ἑρμοῦ πρὸς Τὰτ υἱὸν, ὅτι ἀφανὴς Θεὸς φανερώτατός ἐστι, fol. 14), 6 (ὅτι ἐν μόνῳ τῷ Θεῷ τὸ ἀγαθὸν ἐστὶν, ἀλλαχόθεν δ᾽ οὐδαμοῦ, fol. 17v), 7-14 (no. 13 here presented as two items), 16 (Definitiones Asclepii / ὅροι ᾿Ασκληπιοῦ, fol. 54v), 18 (De anima a corporis passione impedita / περὶ τῆς ὑπὸ τοῦ πάθους τοῦ σώματος ἐμποδιζομένης ψυχῆς, fol. 57, with the section περὶ εὐφημίας τοῦ κρείττονος at fol. 59r).

Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper
Extent: 60 leaves, small quarto


Fols. 1-54 written by Petros Bergikios (RGK I no. 344), and fols. 54v-60 by 'Angelos' according to E. Lobel (as noted in the revised Quarto Catalogue); i.e. Angelos Bergikios (?) (RGK I no. 3, but this ms. not there listed).


Origin: 16th century

Provenance and Acquisition

Edward Bernard (1638–97).

Purchased from Bernard's widow for the Bodleian in 1698.

Record Sources

Description adapted 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), with additional reference to published literature as cited.

Digital Images

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Last Substantive Revision

2022-08: Description revised for publication on Digital Bodleian.