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Collection Level Description: Papers Relating to 'Novum Testamentum Latine'

Reference: MSS. Lat. bib. c. 2-7, d. 5
Title: Papers Relating to 'Novum Testamentum Latine'
Dates of Creation: 19th cent.
Extent: 7 shelfmarks

Language of Material: Latin

Administrative/Biographical History

Henry Julian White (1859-1934) was Dean of Christ Church Oxford and a Biblical scholar. John Wordsworth (1843-1911) was Bishop of Salisbury. Details of both are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Printer's copy for, and notes, collations of manuscripts and some correspondence concerning, Novum Testamentum Latine, ed. John Wordsworth and H.J. White (Oxford, 1889-1922).

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by H.J. White in 1916.

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Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 47783-9.

Access Points


White | Henry Julian | 1859-1934 | Dean of Christ Church, Oxford, and Biblical Scholar

Wordsworth | John | 1843-1911 | Bishop of Salisbury

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