Elias Avery Loew: Sandars Lectures

Scope and Content

Typescript of the Sandars Lectures for 1914 by E.A. Loew, 75 folios: (fo. 1) title-page; (fo. 2) list of contents; (fo. 3) 'Characteristics of the so-called National Scripts'; (fo. 36) 'Graeco-Latin Manuscripts'; (fo. 47) 'The Codex Bezae and the Codex Laudianus'. There is also an envelope containing 19 copies of manuscript abbreviations.

Administrative / Biographical History

Elias Avery Loew or Lowe (1879-1969), American palaeographer; research associate at the Carnegie Institute, Washington; lecturer in palaeography at Oxford University.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Elias Avery Loew, 1915.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

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