Biblical Transcripts of Constantine Tischendorf

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Lat. bib. d. 3-4, e. 2-4
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      Latin, and German.
  • Physical Description
      5 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Transcripts and collations of old Latin Biblical manuscripts by Constantine Tischendorf.

Administrative / Biographical History

Lobegott Friedrich Constantin Von Tischendorf (1815-1874) was a German Orientalist and Biblical critic.

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

The transcripts were given to the Library by the Delegates of the Clarendon Press in 1913.


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. VI, nos. 36208-12.