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Collection Level Description: Photographs of Aristotle Manuscripts

Reference: MSS. Gr. class. d. 90-5, e. 93-5
Title: Photographs of Aristotle Manuscripts
Dates of Creation: 1910
Extent: 9 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Professor D.S. Margoliouth

Language of Material: Ancient Greek

Administrative/Biographical History

Aristotle (384-322 BC) was a Greek philosopher.

Scope and Content

Photographs by rotary bromide process of ten manuscripts of Aristotle's Poetics.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The photographs were presented to the Library by Professor D.S. Margoliouth in 1911.

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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. VI, nos. 35381-9.

Access Points

Greek drama (Tragedy)

Poetry, Greek

Aristotle | 384-322 BC | Greek philosopher

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