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Notes on classical literature.
Includes correspondence with Montague Rhodes James, notes on classical literature and translations, correspondence and material relating to the University Library.
Copy of De Caelo, commentary, written in three hands, 168 folios: (fo. 2) 'Hypomnema synoptikon kai Zetema eis ten peri Ouranou Pragmateian'; (fo. 90) 'Hypomnemata kai Zetemata eis to tou Aristotelous peri Geneseos kai Phthoras'. There is a change of hand on fos 52r and 52v. At fo. 1v: 'Kai tode pros tois allois demetriou ioannou tou ex ioanninon'.
Early notebooks, notes for Cook's lectures, and material relating to Theocritus.
The collection contains sketches, first drafts and variants of the most important of Schnitzler's literary manuscripts and part of his correspondence (mainly that which Schnitzler personally filed in folders). Correspondents include Hermann Bahr, Richard Beer-Hofmann, Otto Brahm, Georg Brandes, Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Max Reinhardt, Felix Salten, Gustav Schwarzkopf and Jakob Wassermann.
A book of devotions, 123 folios.
Translation into Italian, 160 folios: (fo. 1) note of gift by the donor; (fo. 2v) autograph dedication to Isabella d'Este Marchesa di Mantua by Mario Equicola; (fo. 3) text. Attached to fo. 1 is a note on the manuscript by Walter Sneyd. Sneyd's bookplate appears inside the front cover, with a note in the hand of Charles Fairfax Murray, 'Lot 615 in the sale of Dec. 16-19 1903'.
Includes correspondence, sermons, lectures, articles and other miscellaneous papers.
List of manuscripts in the Taylor-Schechter Collection. For each item there is the title with a summary description, size, material, language, and date (when ascertainable).
A facsimile transcript (including coloured initials) of the Leabhar na Huidri made by Eugene O'Curry, 152 folios. The transcript was probably made for Dr J. H. Todd, whose bookplate is inside the front cover and who has made occasional marginal notes in pencil. Notes by the transcriber are on on slips attached to fos 127 and 139. Many leaves are left blank to indicate gaps in the archetype.
Recipients are: Cancellieri (5), Capurro, Monsignor Zacchia, G. Melchiorri (8), A.F. Stella (5), Monaldo Leopardi (4), Paolina, Count Muzzarelli (2), Professor Giovanni Rosini (6), Count Valdrighi and Feliciano Niccolini. On fo. 36 is a sheet of notes in Leopardi's hand, headed Crestomatia I. On fos 51-52 are two autograph letters of Paolina Leopardi.
Written in the hand of P. C. Montchaussé, 212 folios.
Translation of the printed edition of Horae ad usum Sarum (F. Regnault, Paris, 1526). The translation was intended for publication. Most of the text is copied, the text and translation appearing on alternate leaves. A letter from K.V. Evelyn-White is attached to the flyleaf. The verso is blank throughout. Each volume has 518 folios.
A collection of phrases found in the works of Livy arranged in alphabetical order and followed by references, 112 folios. The original entries were written for the most part on the recto and verso of alternate leaves. A second hand has added in the intervening spaces a number of additional entries. On fo. 1 are the words 'Biblioteca Iliantariana MSS p. 48'.
Nine letters, written from Edinburgh, Warsaw and Devonport (and possibly elsewhere), some concerning the publication of Polish poetry. One letter is accompanied by a ballad by Lach-Szyrma, in English, titled 'A Child at his Mother's Tomb'.
Chapters I-IV of Oscar Browning's Life of George Eliot, 199 folios.
- Literature 15
- Poetry 13
- Classical literature 8
- Asian languages 3
- Oriental literature 3
- Religion 3
- Arab literature 2
- Arts 2
- British literature 2
- Devotional literature 2
- Education 2
- First World War (1914-1918) 2
- History 2
- Ireland 2
- Library catalogues 2
- Magazines 2
- Manuscripts 2
- Sermons 2
- Travel abroad 2
- Archaeology 1
- Architecture 1
- Art 1
- Australia 1
- Austrian (cultural identity) 1
- Authors 1
- Belgium 1
- Buddhism 1
- Burmese 1
- China 1
- Comedy 1
- Composers 1
- Contemporary literature 1
- Correspondence 1
- Drama 1
- Essays 1
- Family correspondence 1
- Family papers 1
- Germany 1
- Greece 1
- Hebrew 1
- Hebrew literature 1
- Hong Kong 1
- Indians 1
- Ipswich 1
- Irish literature 1
- Islam 1
- Jewish literature 1
- Jews 1
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- Libraries 1
- Literary criticism 1
- Literary translation 1
- Medieval period 1
- Myanmar 1
- Persian 1
- Persian literature 1
- Philosophy 1
- Playwrights 1
- Poets 1
- Polish literature 1
- Politics 1
- Preaching 1
- Renaissance 1
- Romance literature 1
- Romans 1
- Science 1
- Sculpture 1
- Shan (state) 1
- South and Southeast Asian languages 1
- Suffolk 1
- Thailand 1
- Western Front (1914-1918) 1 ∧ less
- University of Cambridge 3
- Cambridge University Library 2
- Housman, Alfred Edward, 1859-1936 (poet) 2
- James, Montague Rhodes, 1862-1936 (biblical scholar, antiquary and palaeographer) 2
- Arberry, Arthur John, 1905-1969 (orientalist) 1
- Baffo, Giorgio, 1694-1768 (poet) 1
- Barker, Sebastian Smart, 1945-2014 (poet) 1
- Benson, Stella, 1892-1933 (writer) 1
- Blakeney, Edward Henry, 1869-1955 (classical scholar and poet) 1
- Bowring, Sir John, 1792-1872 (Knight, diplomat and politician) 1
- Browne, Edward Granville, 1862-1926 (scholar) 1
- Browning, Oscar, 1837-1923 (historian and educational reformer) 1
- Cook, Arthur Bernard, 1868-1952 (classical archaeologist) 1
- Cowell, Edward Byles, 1826-1903 (orientalist) 1
- Dent, Edward Joseph, 1876-1957 (Professor of Music) 1
- Driver, Henry Austin, 1790-1862 (stationer and poet) 1
- Eton College 1
- Evans, Marian, 1819-1880 (novelist, pseudonym George Eliot) 1
- Giles, Peter, 1860-1935 (philologist) 1
- Gow, Andrew Sydenham Farrar, 1886-1978 (Classical Scholar) 1
- Gronovius, Johannes Fredericus, 1611-1671 (scholar) 1
- Hemsterhuis, Tiberius, 1685-1766 (philologist and critic) 1
- Hemsterhuys, Tiberius, 1685-1766 (philologist and critic) 1
- Jennings, Frank Humphrey Sinkler, 1907-1950 (film-maker, painter and writer) 1
- Lach-Szyrma, Krystyn, 1790-1866 (philosopher) 1
- Leopardi, Giacomo, 1798-1837 (poet) 1
- Moschus, Demetrius, fl c 1550 1
- O'Curry, Eugene, 1796-1862 (Irish scholar) 1
- O'Grady, Standish Hayes, 1832-1915 (antiquarian) 1
- Oldfield, Claude Houghton, 1889-1961 (author) 1
- Overton, Marie Elizabeth, 1916-1967 (administrator and author) 1
- Payne, Edward, fl 1867 (editor) 1
- Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744 (poet) 1
- Sassoon, Siegfried Loraine, 1886-1967 (poet and author) 1
- Schnitzler, Arthur, 1862-1931 (author) 1
- Scholfield, Alwyn Faber, 1884-1969 (Cambridge University Librarian) 1
- Scott, Sir James George, 1851-1935 (journalist and administrator in Burma) 1
- Shilleto, Richard, 1809-1876 (classical scholar) 1
- Smart, Elizabeth, 1913-1986 (writer) 1
- Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745 (Dean of St Patrick's, Dublin, satirist) 1
- Swinnerton, Frank Arthur, 1884-1982 (writer) 1
- Todd, James Henthorn, 1805-1869 (biblical scholar) 1
- White, Hugh Gerard Evelyn-, 1884-1924 (scholar) 1
- Williams, Sir Harold Herbert, 1880-1964 (Knight, critic and scholar) 1
- Williams, William, fl c 1800 (poet) 1
- Worman, Ernest James, d 1909 (curator and cataloguer) 1 ∧ less
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