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Collection Level Description: Collations of Rev. Frederick Field

Reference: MSS. Gr. th. b. 3-7
Title: Collations of Rev. Frederick Field
Dates of Creation: 1840-60
Extent: 5 shelfmarks

Language of Material: Ancient Greek

Administrative/Biographical History

Frederick Field (1801-85) was Rector of Reepham, Norfolk, and a Classical and Biblical Scholar. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Collations made by or for Frederick Field for his edition of Chrysostom's Homilies on St. Paul's Epistles (Oxford, 1847-62). They are partly written in two printed copies of Savile's Chrysostom and one of Montfaucon's (1838).

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was acquired by the Library before 1898.

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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. 30540-47.

Access Points

Chrysostom | John | 347-407 | Saint

Field | Frederick | 1801-1885 | Rector of Reepham Classical and Biblical Scholar

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