New College Notes—issue 16 now published

New College Library, Oxford, BT3.187.1(2)—the monstrous races

Issue 16 of New College, Oxford’s scholarly open-access e-journal New College Notes (ISSN 2517–6935) is now published.

 

This latest issue includes articles on: the changing world of Sebastian Münster’s Cosmographia (1544); information structures in New College’s codex of Philo of Alexandria; merging a 13th-century manuscript with a 14th-century one in the 15th century to make New College MS 298; and a very unusual binding on New College Library’s De bello Gallico (1512).  Contributors include: Sean A. Adams, Samira Lindstedt, William Poole, and Alberto Ravani.

 

New College Notes is dedicated to learned notes (in the style of the Oxford journal Notes & Queries) and to scholarly articles on college history and the rich collections of New College Library & Archives, Oxford.  Potential contributors are invited to contact the Librarian.