Bibliotheca Cottoniana

Bibliotheca Cottoniana est collectio locupletissima codicum manu scriptorum a Roberto Bruce Cotton (mortuo 1631) saeculo XVII ineunte congesta. Bibliotheca a nepote Ioanne anno 1700 civitati Britannicae data est. Die 23 Octobris 1731 incendio multi libri deperditi sunt. Ei qui supersunt hodie in Bibliotheca Britannica servantur.

Evangelia Lindisfarnensia e bibliotheca Cottoniana

Manuscripta selectaRecensere

 
"Prima charta regis Edwardi" abbatiae Westmonasteriensis (Cotton Chartae VI 2) incendio Cottoniano lacerata

BibliographiaRecensere

  • Simon Keynes, "The reconstruction of a burnt Cottonian manuscript: the case of Cotton MS. Otho A. I" in British Library Journal vol. 22 (1996)
  • Joseph Planta, A Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Cottonian Library Deposited in the British Museum. Londinii: Hansard, 1802
  • Andrew Prescott, "'Their Present Miserable State of Cremation': the Restoration of the Cotton Library" in C. J. Wright, ed., Sir Robert Cotton as Collector: Essays on an Early Stuart Courtier and His Legacy (Londinii: British Library Publications, 1997) vpp. 391-454
  • Colin G. C. Tite, The Manuscript Library of Sir Robert Cotton. Londinii, 1994
  • Colin G. C. Tite, The Early Records of Sir Robert Cotton’s Library: Formation, Cataloguing, Use. Londinii: British Library, 2003
  • Colin G. C. Tite, ed., Thomas Smith: Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Cottonian Library, 1696. D.S. Brewer, 1984
  • Christopher J. Wright (ed.), Sir Robert Cotton as Collector. Londinii, 1997

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