Joseph Bosworth (1789-1876) was an Anglo-Saxon scholar and lexicographer. He was Rawlinson Professor of Anglo-Saxon at the University of Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Manuscripts of Joseph Bosworth including:
The manuscripts were given to the Library by Bosworth's executors in 1876, apart from MS. Add. A. 236, which came in 1878.Access Conditions
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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. V, nos. 29091-107.Related Units of Description
See also Volumes Containing Joseph Bosworth's Anglo-Saxon Dictionary
Anglo-Saxon language | Dictionaries | English
Bosworth | Joseph | 1789-1876 | Anglo Saxon Scholar and Lexicographer
Thorpe | Benjamin | 1782-1870 | Anglo Saxon Scholar and Antiquary