The James Catalogue of Western Manuscripts

Shelfmark O.4.6
Manuscript Title

Olympiodorus (transcription)

Alternative Title


James Number 1237
Date Cent. xviii (1701).
Century 18th
Physical Description

29 lines to a page. Very well written.


Part of the Gale collection, given to T.C.C. by Roger Gale in 1738. A. 33. (No. 33.) In the cover is this note:Transcribed from a MS. in Oxford Bodleian Library Anno 1701 by ye hand of a Sweede.There is also a letter from J. Hudson (Univ. Coll. Oxf. Nov. 9, 1701) to Dr T. Gale, accompanying the transcript. The scribe's name is not given. The MS. from which the transcript was made appears to be Laud. Gr. 43 of cent. xvii.

Donor Gale, Roger (1672-1744), Antiquary
Size (cm) 33.5 x 21.5
Folio 207 pp.
Material Paper
Language Greek
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f.1 Ὀλυμπιοδώρου Φιλοσόφου εἰς τὁν Πλάτωνος Φαίδωνα
Οὐ μέντοι ἴσως βιάζεται αὐτὁν
Ends p.207
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