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By Montague Rhodes James, John Willis Clark

ISBN-10: 1108003079

ISBN-13: 9781108003070

M. R. James (1862-1936) is perhaps most sensible remembered as a author of chilling ghost tales, yet he was once an excellent pupil of medieval literature and palaeography, who served either as Provost of King's collage, Cambridge, and as Director of the Fitzwilliam Museum, and plenty of of his tales mirror his educational historical past. His exact descriptive catalogues of manuscripts owned by way of schools, cathedrals and museums are nonetheless of price to students this present day. James' catalogue of the manuscript holdings of Peterhouse, Cambridge, with an essay at the heritage of the school library by means of John Willis Clark, used to be first released in 1899. Now reissued, it is going to be welcomed via librarians and researchers alike.

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In Cat. i6 CATALOGUE OF MANUSCRIPTS. No. Contents First words of 2nd leaf First words of last leaf but one No. in Cat. planetarum. Item alia breuis theorica. Item tabule astronomic Tract, de turketo. Arsmetrica boycii. S 102 248 MUSICE LIBRI GEOMETRIE 215 Textus geometrie euclidis P. 13LIBRI RETHORICE 216 Bellum troianum Cassiodorus Dilucidarium de sompnio pharaonis Practica mag. Laurencii Aquilegiensis 217 Porphirii Predicamentorum Periarmeniarum Sex principiorum Diuisionum boecii 5 Topicorum boecii Libri elencorum Topicorum Arist.

De garlondia super ouidii metomorfos. 166 Tabula philosophie naturalis, libri ethicorum et logice Capitula logice philosophie naturalis et moralis Egidius de intellectu possibili Burle super «6« principia et predieamenta Algorismus Compotus Tract, de spera Tract, de quadrante First words of 2nd leaf No. in Cat. First words of last leaf but one neque Repto 249 delacionem Iogica St John's Coll. C. D. 2 7 2 (blank) admonere cum h propne intrare 184 THE OLD CATALOGUE. No. Contents 167 Aristoteles de animalibus De proprietatibus elementorum De iuuentute et senectute De morte et vita De spiritu et inspiracione De inund.

6 (wants 2-6). f. 1 gone. Contents: I. Joannes Andreae super Sextum decretalium. f. 2 inc. in rebus • 1 • matricul'a. The first rubric is De summa trinitate et fide catholica. Rubrics (F)ideli. Credens credenda et seruans promissa dicitur fidelis. ) occurre«... The author Joannes Andreae, called ' fons canonum,' died at Bologna in 1348. II. On f. 162 (before which at least ten leaves are gone) begins Idem super regulis iuris arranged according to the alphabet and running from A to V. They end imperfectly Rescriptum uel instrumentum predict!...

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