Papers of the committee for the preparation of the lexicon of patristic Greek

Scope and Content

Papers of the committee for the preparation of the lexicon of patristic Greek comprising:

  • minute-book, 1926-60, including (pasted in) printed accounts for 1926-32 and printed editor's reports for 1928-32
  • loose papers from the minute-book, including the printed account for 1933; printed accounts with editor's reports for 1935-9, 1941-56; and letters from F.L. Cross, 1941, H.J. Carpenter, 1960, and G.W.H. Lampe, 1961.

Administrative / Biographical History

Committee for the preparation of the lexicon of patristic Greek. The lexicon was finally published at the Clarendon Press as G.W.H. Lampe (ed.) A patristic Greek lexicon (Oxford: 1961-8).

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Given to the Library in 1979.

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.