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Collection Level Description: Typescript Translations by M.K. Píron

Reference: MSS. German c. 17-18
Title: Typescript Translations by M.K. Píron
Dates of Creation: 1968-70
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: M.K. Píron

Language of Material: German

Administrative/Biographical History

M.K. Píron (translator), fl 1968-70.

Scope and Content

Typescript translations by M.K. Píron, with manuscript alterations, of Thomas Middleton's Women beware women ('Weiber! Achtung Weiber!'), 1970; and a translation into verse of Christopher Marlowe's Faustus, 1968.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library by Píron in 1970.

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Further Information

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. 47244-5.

Publication Note

See scope and content.

Access Points

Literature | Translations

Piron | M.K. | fl 1968-1970 | translator

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