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Collection Level Description: Photostats of Manuscripts of Cassiodorus Institutiones I, II

Reference: MSS. Facs. d. 78-9, e. 33-4
Title: Photostats of Manuscripts of Cassiodorus Institutiones I, II
Dates of Creation: photostats of 7th-12th cent. originals
Extent: 4 shelfmarks

Language of Material: Latin



Administrative/Biographical History

Flavius Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator (c.490-c.585) was a Roman statesman, writer and monk. He wrote Institutiones divinarum et saecularium litterarum, his most recognised work, between 543 and 555.

Scope and Content

Photostats and photographs from manuscripts of Cassiodorus, Institutiones divinarum et saecularium litterarums:

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library in 1950.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

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Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Access Points

Senator | Flavius Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus | c 490-c 585 | Roman statesman, writer and monk | known as Cassiodorus


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