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Collection Level Description: Microfilms and Reproductions of Manuscripts collected by Professor Michael Winterbottom

Reference: MSS. Film 1899-1942; MS. Photogr. c. 24/1-6
Title: Microfilms and Reproductions of Manuscripts collected by Professor Michael Winterbottom
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 44 shelfmarks

Language of Material: Latin and Ancient Greek

Administrative/Biographical History

Michael Winterbottom (b. 1934) is Corpus Christi Professor of Latin, University of Oxford and Fellow, Corpus Christi College, Oxford. Details are given in Who's Who.

Scope and Content

Microfilms and reproductions mostly of medieval and renaissance manuscripts of Latin classical texts, collected by Dr Michael Winterbottom, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The microfilms and reproductions were given to the Library by Professor Michael Winterbottom in 1990.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Existence/Location of Originals

The originals are located in various places, see catalogue for further details.

Further Information

Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Publication Note

See Scope and Content

Access Points

Classical literature

Manuscripts, Medieval

Manuscripts, Renaissance

Abbo of Fleury | ? 945-1004 | French monk

Cornelius Tacitus | Publius or Gaius | 56-? 120 | Latin teacher and writer

Fabius Quintilianus | Marcus | 35-? 96 | Roman rhetorician

Fleury | Abbo of | ? 945-1004 | see Abbo of Fleury

Quintilian | 35-? 96 | see Fabius Quintilianus, Marcus

Tacitus | 56-? 120 | see Cornelius Tacitus, Publius or Gaius

Winterbottom | Michael | b 1934 | Corpus Christi Professor of Latin

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