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Collection Level Description: Microfilms of Manuscripts of Sophocles

Reference: MSS. Film 1858-76
Title: Microfilms of Manuscripts of Sophocles
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 19 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Dr Roger David Dawe

Language of Material: Ancient Greek

Administrative/Biographical History

Dr Roger David Dawe has published works relating to Greek literature.

Scope and Content

Microfilms of manuscripts of Sophocles, with a few other Greek texts: collected by Dr R.D. Dawe, for use in the preparation of his Studies on the text of Sophocles (3 vols., Leiden, 1973-8) and of his Teubner edition of Sophocles (2 vols., Leipzig, 1975-9, 2nd edn. 1984-5).

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The microfilms were given to the Library by Dr R.D. Dawe in 1990.

Access Conditions

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Existence/Location of Originals

The originals are located as follows:

Further Information

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Publication Note

See Scope and Content

Access Points

Greek drama

Dawe | Roger David | fl. 1973-90

Sophocles | ? 496-? 406 BC | Greek playwright

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