Seventeenth-Century Spanish Transcripts

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Spanish transcripts, 172 folios: (fo. 1) transcript of Libro de re militari traslado de Latin en romane y declarado por Christoral de Estrella [J.C. Calvete de Estrella] (Salamanca, 1571); (fo. 147v) 'Remedio efficacissimo y provado para Quitar el Dolor de Muelas'; (fo. 148) Capital alpha kai capital omega [Greek script] (4 times); (fo. 149) transcript of La vida del bien aventurado Padre Frai Juan Hortolano fraile lego del Monasterio de S. Francisco de Salamanca (Salamanca, 1569), by Luis de Escobar; (fo. 170v) recipes, in Latin; (fo. 171v) alpha kai omega [Greek script]. Strips of a twelfth-century Latin manuscript on vellum have been used in the binding.

Administrative / Biographical History

Unknown.

Conditions Governing Access

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

Acquisition Information

Presented in 1905 by Mrs J.R. Jackson from the library of Norman Maccoll.

Note

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

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.

Geographical Names