Notebooks of Bulkeley Bandinel

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Lat. misc. b. 10, e. 47-50, f. 20
  • Dates of Creation
      19th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      6 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Notebooks of Bulkeley Bandinel, consisting of:  

  • List of early editions of Greek authors
  • Two lists of Aldine editions in the Bodleian, without shelfmarks, in chronological and alphabetical order, ca. 1850
  • List of editiones principes of ancient Greek authors, with a few notes of the date of purchase by the Bodleian
  • List of editions of the Bible in various languages in the Bodleian, arranged alphabetically by language, ca. 1830-40
  • List of first and rare editions, mainly of Latin classical authors, not necessarily in the Bodleian

Administrative / Biographical History

Bulkeley Bandinel (1781-1861) was Bodley's Librarian, 1813-60. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

The notebooks were transferred from Library records 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. 47892-7.

Corporate Names