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Collection Level Description: Ciceroniana

Reference: MSS. Auct. V. 2 infra 2 26-31, V. 4 1-25, V. 4 27-46, V. 4 48-66
Title: Ciceroniana
Dates of Creation: 18th cent.
Extent: 70 shelfmarks

Language of Material: Latin

Administrative/Biographical History


Scope and Content

Collection of manuscript collations, indexes, etc., relating to Cicero's Works (but with very little relating to the Orations).

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was either received or formed within the Library at some period in the first half of the 19th century, perhaps about 1825.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Further Information

Finding Aids

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. 30350-419.

Access Points

Classical literature

Cicero | see Tullius Cicero, Marcus

Tullius Cicero | Marcus | 106-43 BC | Roman orator and statesman

Contact Information
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