Papers Relating to 'Novum Testamentum Latine'

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Lat. bib. c. 2-7, d. 5
  • Dates of Creation
      19th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      7 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Printer's copy for, and notes, collations of manuscripts and some correspondence concerning, Novum Testamentum Latine, ed. John Wordsworth and H.J. White (Oxford, 1889-1922).

Administrative / Biographical History

Henry Julian White (1859-1934) was Dean of Christ Church Oxford and a Biblical scholar. John Wordsworth (1843-1911) was Bishop of Salisbury. Details of both are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library by H.J. White in 1916.


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

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 47783-9.