Collations of Rev. Frederick Field

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Collations made by or for Frederick Field for his edition of Chrysostom's Homilies on St. Paul's Epistles (Oxford, 1847-62). They are partly written in two printed copies of Savile's Chrysostom and one of Montfaucon's (1838).

Administrative / Biographical History

Frederick Field (1801-1885) was Rector of Reepham, Norfolk, and a Classical and Biblical Scholar. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The collection was acquired by the Library before 1898.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, nos. 30540-47.