The Historic Library & Rare Book Collection at Sherborne School includes a section of books relating to classical history, lexicons, grammars, anthologies, and geography.

A-Z by author &/or title:

ANON
A Short Introduction of Grammar Compiled and Set Forth for the Bringing up of all Those That Intend to Attain to the Knowledge of the Latin Tongue.
London, William Norton, 1703.
Inscribed: ‘William Putt his Book, Sherborne School, Dorsetshire 1743’, ‘Gul: Putt E Ball: Coll. Oxon 1744/5’, ‘William Putt his Book E Sch: Sherborn: in Com: Dorset 1739’, ‘William Thomas Putt his Book 1742’.
Presented to Sherborne School by M.E.M. Maclaren. [Malcolm Edward Monteith Maclaren (1915-1941), attended Sherborne School (School House) 1929-1032. Killed on active service at Helmsley, Yorkshire in 1941.

AINSWORTH, Robert
Thesaurus linguae Latinae compendiaruis: or, a compendious dictionary of the Latin tongue: designed for the use of the British nations: in three parts.
Third edition, with additions and improvements by Samuel Patrick, LL.D. and Usher of the Charterhouse School.
London, 1751 (3rd ed.)

ARNOLD, Thomas Kerchever (1800-1853)
Henry’s first Latin book.
London, Francis and John Rivington, 1846.

BARROW, John
Dictionarium Polygraphicum: or, the whole body of arts regularly digested.
Volume. 1 (A-H)
London, C. Hitch and C. Davis, 1735.
Inscribed: ‘Barbara Price Hughes from Mrs Haslip, 1941’.

BARTHELEMY, Jean Jacques (1716-1795)
Maps, Plans, Views, and Coins, illustrative of the travels of Anacharsis the younger in Greece, during the middle of the fourth century, before the Christian era.
London, 1806 (4th ed.)
Inscribed: ‘Anna Maria Furneaux, 1813’; W.S. Harding, 1828’.

BARTHELEMY, Jean Jacques (1716-1795)
Travels of Anacharsis the younger in Greece, during the middle of the fourth century before the Christian era.
Translated from the French by the Abbe Barthelemy.
London, W. Green, 1816-1817 (7th ed.)
2 volumes (8 volumes in 2).

BECMAN, Christian (1580-1648)
Christiani Becmani Bornensis Manuductio ad Latinam linguam : nec non De originibus Latinae linguae: quibus passim alia multa philologiæ propria, pro meliori vocum ac rerum cognitione inserta sunt.
Hanover, Clementis Schleichii & viduæ Danielis Aubrii, 1629.
Sm.8vo.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

BECMAN, Christian (1580-1648)
Christiani Becmani Bornensis Manuductio ad Latinam linguam : nec non De originibus Latinae linguae: quibus passim alia multa philologiæ propria, pro meliori vocum ac rerum cognitione inserta sunt.
Hanover, Clementis Schleichii & viduæ Danielis Aubrii, 1629.
Sm.8vo.
Inscribed: ‘Anglesey. March 30. 1673’ [from the library of Arthur Annesley, 1st Earl of Anglesey (1614-1686)]

BELLARMINO, Roberto Francesco Romolo Saint (1542-1621)
Roberti Bellarmini Politiani, Societatis Iesu, S.R.E. Cardinalis, Institutiones linguæ Hebraicæ : postremò recognitae ac locupletatæ.
[Cologne?], Apud Franciscum Fabrum, 1619.
12mo.
Inscribed:’vt Ceruus fouli: put 2’-6’.
Donated by Richard Goodridge. [Richard Goodridge (1612-?) attended Sherborne School c.1620. Wadham College, Oxford, 1626; Scholar 1627; Fellow 1636-1648, 1660-1666; Sub-Warden 1661. Rector of Combe Hay, Bath, 1644]
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

BLOUNT, Thomas Pope Sir, Bart (1649-1697)
Censura celebriorum authorum: sive tractatus in quo varia virorum doctorum de clarissimis cujusque seculi scriptoribus judicia traduntur… Collegit, et… digessit… Thomas-Pope Blound, Baronettus…
London, Richard Chiswel, 1690.
Folio.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

BUXTORF, Johann (1564-1629)
Johannis Buxtorfii Epitome radicum hebraicarum et chaldaicarum complectens omnes voces, tam primas quàm derivatas, quæ in Sacris Bibliis … extant: interpretationis fide, exemplorum Biblicorum copia … locupletata, etc.
Basel, Conradum Waldkirch, 1607.
Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for 1s.6d.

BUXTORF, Johann (1564-1629)
Johannis BuxtorfI Lexicon Hebraicum et Chaldaicum : complectens omnes voces tam primas quàm derivatas, quæ in sacris Bibliis, Hebræâ, & ex parte Caldæâ linguâ scriptis extant. Interpretationis fide, exemplorum biblicorum copiâ, locorum plurimorum difficilium ex variis Hebræorum commentariis explicatione, auctum & illustratum. Accessit lexicon breve rabbinico-philosophicum, communiora vocabula continens, quæ in commentariis passim occurrunt. Cum justo indice vocum Latino.
London, Jacob Junii and Mosis Bell, Richard Whitakeri and Samuelis Cartwright, 1646.
Inscribed: ‘Ri. Goodridge’. [Richard Goodridge (1612-?) attended Sherborne School c.1620. Wadham College, Oxford, 1626; Scholar 1627; Fellow 1636-1648, 1660-1666; Sub-Warden 1661. Rector of Combe Hay, Bath, 1644]

BUXTORF, Johann (1564-1629)
Joh. Buxtorfi Grammaticae Chaldaicae et Syriacae libri III.
Basel, Ludovici König, 1650 (2nd ed.)
Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for 1s.6d.

BUXTORF, Johann (1564-1629)
Joh. Buxtorfi Grammaticae Chaldaicae et Syriacae libri III.
Basel, Ludovici König, 1650.
Inscribed: ‘Ri. Goodridge’. [Richard Goodridge (1612-?) attended Sherborne School c.1620. Wadham College, Oxford, 1626; Scholar 1627; Fellow 1636-1648, 1660-1666; Sub-Warden 1661. Rector of Combe Hay, Bath, 1644]

BUXTORF, Johann (1564-1629)
Joann. Buxtorfii Epitome grammaticæ Hebrææ: brevitèr & methodicè ad publicum scholarum usum proposita. Adjecta succincta de mutatione punctorum vocalium instructio, & textuum Psalmorúmque aliquot Hebraicorum Latina interpretatio. Vt prompta sit juventuti, & ad manum posita lectionis & exercitationes materies. Aucta & emendata per Iohannem Buxtorfium filium. Cui tandem accessit Christiani Schotani appendix ad pleniorem etymologiæ.
London, John Redmayne, 1666.

BYTHNER, Victorinus
Lingua eruditorum; hoc est, Nova et methodica institutio linguæ sanctæ…
Oxford, William Turner, 1638.
Inscribed: ‘Ri. Goodridge’.
Donated to Sherborne School Library by Richard Goodridge [Richard Goodridge (1612-?) attended Sherborne School c.1620. Wadham College, Oxford, 1626; Scholar 1627; Fellow 1636-1648, 1660-1666; Sub-Warden 1661. Rector of Combe Hay, Bath, 1644]

CALEPINUS, Ambrosius.
Dictionarium latino.
Title page missing.
Inscribed: ‘John Hoskins’.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

CAMERARIUS, Philipp (1537-1624)
Operae horarum subcisivarum : sive, Meditationes historicae auctiores quam antea editae / Philippo Camerario.
Frankfurt, typis Hoffmannianis, impensis J. Wildij,1658.
Sm.8vo.
Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for 12s.0d.

CASTELL, Edmund (1606-1685)
Lexicon heptaglotton : Hebraicum, Chaldaicum, Syriacum, Samaritanum, Aethiopicum, Arabicum, conjunctim ; et Persicum, separatim. In quo omnes voces Hebraeae, Chaldaeae… cui accessit brevis, et harmonica (quantum fieri potuit) grammatica omnium praecedentium linguarum deliniatio.
London, Thomas Roycroft, 1669.
Folio.
2 volumes.
Inscribed: ‘Richardus Goodridge’. [Richard Goodridge (1612-?) attended Sherborne School c.1620. Wadham College, Oxford, 1626; Scholar 1627; Fellow 1636-1648, 1660-1666; Sub-Warden 1661. Rector of Combe Hay, Bath, 1644]
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

CLENARD, Nicolas (1493/4-1542)
Institutiones ac Meditationes in Graecam Linguam.
Frankfurt, Andreas Wechel, 1580.
Binding stamped: ‘T.B.’
[?purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for 6s.0d.] Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

CONSTANTIN, Robert (d.1605)
Lexicon Graecolatinum Rob. Constantini.
Title page missing.
2 volumes in 1.

CONTI, Natale (1520-1582)
Mythologiae, books 1-10.
De Venations, books 104.
Title page missing.
12 mo.
[Preface dated Venice, 1600]

COTGRAVE, Randle (d.c.1634)
A French and English Dictionary, composed by Mr Randle Cotgrave: with another in English and French.
By James Howell (1594-1666).
London, William Hunt, 1660.

CRESPIN, Jean (-1572)
Lexicon Graecolatinum.
London, Henrici Bynneman, 1581.
4to.
Vellum index tags.
Inscribed: ‘Robt. Jellisin’, ‘Edw. Darby’.
Presented to Sherborne School Library by George Warry, 10 September 1842’. [George Warry (?-1847) attended Sherborne School c.1808; School Governor 1834; Warden 1845; solicitor at Sherborne. Died 1847]

DIBDIN, Thomas Frognall
An Introduction to the knowledge of rare and valuable editions of the Greek and Latin classics; including an account of Polyglot bibles; the best Greek, and Greek and Latin, editions of the Septuagint and New Testament; the scriptores de re rustica; Greek romances, and lexicons and grammars.
London, 1808 (3rd ed.)
2 volumes.
Presented to Sherborne School Library by Samuel Pretor, esq., Warden, 17 November 1826. [Samuel Pretor, School Governor, 1817; Warden 1826]

DIEU, Ludovicus de the Elder
Grammatica linguarum orientalium : Hebraeorum, Chaldaeorum, & Syrorum, inter se collatarum.
Leiden, Elseviriana, 1628.
Inscribed: ‘Ri. Goodridge’ [Richard Goodridge (1612-?) attended Sherborne School c.1620. Wadham College, Oxford, 1626; Scholar 1627; Fellow 1636-1648, 1660-1666; Sub-Warden 1661. Rector of Combe Hay, Bath, 1644]
Acquired by Sherborne School before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue). Donated to Sherborne School Library by Richard Goodridge.

DINNER, Conrad
Epitheta Græco-Latina.
Title page missing.
[Preface dated 1589]
Volume labelled ‘Erasmus’ on the spine.

DORNAVIUS, Caspar
Amphitheatrum Sapientiae Socraticase Joco-Seriae, hoc est, Encomia et Commentaria Autorum qua veterum qua recentiorum prope omnium.
Hanau, 1619.
2 volumes in one.
Folio.
[A compilation of quotations, from innumerable sources (ancient and modern), dealing with Natural History, Philosophy, etc., arranged by topics]
Acquired by Sherborne School before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

DU CANGE, Charles Du Fresne sieur (1610-1688)
Glossarium ad scriptores mediae & infimae Latinitatis: in quo Latina vocabula novatae significationis, aut usus rarioris, barbara & exotica explicantur, eorum notiones & originationes reteguntur: complures aevi medii ritus & mores, legum, consuetudinum municipalium, & iurisprudentiae recentioris formulae, & obsoletae voces: utriusque ordinis, ecclesiastici & laici, dignitates & officia, & quamplurima alia observatione digna recensentur, enucleantur, illustrantur. E libris editis, ineditis, aliisque monumentis cùm publicis, tum privatis.
Paris, typis Gabrielis Martini, 1678.
3 volumes.
Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for £5.10s.0d.

ESTIENNE, Charles (1504-c.1564)
Dictionarium historicum, geographicum, poeticum: gentium, hominum, deorum gentilium regionum … antiqua recentioráque, ad sacras & profanas historias, poetarumque fabulas … nomina … complectens & illustrans: opus admodum utile & apprime necessarium / a Carolo Stephano inchoatum; ad incudem verò revocatum innumerisque penè locis auctum & emaculatum per Nicolaum Lloydium.
London, impensis B. Tooke, T. Passenger, T. Sawbridge, A. Swalle & A. Churchill, 1686.
Editio Novissima.
Folio.
[Nicholas Lloyd (1630-1680), Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford]
Donated to Sherborne School Library by the Rev. John Gale (amendment in 1695 library catalogue).

ESTIENNE, Robert (c.1503-1559)
Roberti Stephani thesaurus linguæ Latinæ. Editio Nova prioribus multo auctior et emendatior.
London, Samuel Harding, 1734-1735.
4 volumes.
A typescript note inside the front cover by A.B. Gourlay reads: ‘A minute (under date July 1735) survives in the Almshouse records authorising the purchase of this then modern, and obviously very expensive, set of books.’

ESTIENNE, Henri (1531-1598) [also known as Henricus Stephanus]
Thesaurus Graecae Linguae.
New edition.
Volume II.
London: in Aedibus Valpianis, 1819-1821.

ESTIENNE, Henri (1531-1598) [also known as Henricus Stephanus]
Thesaurus Graecae Linguae.
New edition.
Volume VIII.
London: in Aedibus Valpianis, 1825.

FACCIOLATI, Jacobo (1682-1769) & FORCELLINI, Egidio (1688-1768)
Totius Latinitatis lexicon consilio et cura Jacobi Facciolati opera et studio Aegidii Forgecillini [The universal Latin lexicon of Facciolauts and Forcellinus…enriched with a copious appendix by James Bailey]
New edition.
London: Baldwin and Cradock 1828
2 volumes.
Inscribed: ‘W.J. Bensly, Cambridge, April 10. 1909’ [William James Bensly (1874-1943) attended Sherborne School (School House) 1888-1893, and returned as an assistant master 1905-1913, 1919-1934. He was ordained a priest in 1903, and worked as a missionary and Lecturer at Cawnpore College (SPG Brotherhood), 1913-1915]

FACCIOLATI, Jacobo (1682-1769) & FORCELLINI, Egidio (1688-1768)
Totius Latinitatis lexicon consilio et cura Jacobi Facciolati opera et studio Aegidii Forgecillini [The universal Latin lexicon of Facciolauts and Forcellinus…enriched with a copious appendix by James Bailey]
New edition.
London: Baldwin and Cradock 1828
Volume 2 only.
Inscribed: ‘W.E. Beckett’ [William Eric Beckett (1896-1966) attended Sherborne School (The Green) 1910-1914. Eldon Law Scholar and Fellow of All Souls. Barrister, International Jurist and Chief Legal Adviser to the Foreign Office. Governor of Sherborne School 1936-1953]

FORCELLINI, Egidio (1688-1768)
Totius latinitatis lexicon / consilio et cura Jacobi Facciolati opera et studio Ægidii Forcellini alumni Seminarii Patavini lucubratum.
Padua, typis Seminarii, apud Thomam Bettinelli, 1805.
2 volumes (volumes 1 & 3 only).
Bound in vellum.

GODEFROY, Denis (1549-1621) (ed.)
Auctores Latinae linguae in vnum redacti corpus : quorum auctorum veterum & neotericorum elenchum sequens pagina docebit / Adiectis notis Dionysii Gothofredi i.c. Vna cum indice generali in omnes auctores.
Geneva, apud Jacobum Chouët, 1602.
Large octavo.
Inscribed: ‘Sam: Masgrattii’

GRETSER, Jakob (1562-1625)
Iacobi Gretseri societatis Iesu, Institutionum linguae Græcæ, liber secundus… (Greek grammar)
Title page missing.
[?Ingolstadt, 1593]
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

HESYCHIUS OF ALEXANDRIA (5th cent.)
Hesychii Dictionarium (Ancient Greek).
Haguenau, Thomæ Anshelmi Badensis, 1521.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

HESYCHIUS OF ALEXANDRIA (5th cent.)
Hesychii Lexicon: cum notis doctorum virorum integris, vel editis antehac, nunc auctis & emendatis, Hadr. Junii, Henr. Stephani, Jos. Scaligeri, … etc. vel ineditis Henr. Valesii, Dan. Heinsii, Phil. Jac. Maussaci, … etc., in primis Ludolphi Kusteri, Tiber. Hemsterhusii, … etc. Praeter selectas Jo. Jensii, Dan. Wilh. Trilleri, … etc, ex autographis partim recensuit, partim nunc primum edidit, suasque animadversiones perpetuas adjecit Joannes Alberti…
Leiden, Samuelem Luchtmans et filium, 1746.
2 volumes.

HOLYOKE, Thomas (c.1616-1675)
A large dictionary in three parts:
1. The English before the Latin…
2. The Latin before the English…
3. The Proper names of persons, places and other things necessary to the understanding of historians and poets.
London, W. Rawlins, 1676-1677.
Folio.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

HOWELL, James (1594-1666)
Lexicon tetraglotton, an English-French-Italian-Spanish dictionary: whereunto is adjoined a large nomenclature of the proper terms belonging to several arts and sciences &c., with another volume of the choicest proverbs (British or old Cambrian Proverbs, and Cymraecan adages, never Englished before).
London, Samuel Thomson, 1660.
Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for 16s.0d.

LABBE, Philippe (1607-1667)
Eruditæ pronuntiationis Catholici indices.
London, J. Hughs, impensis J. & J. Rivington, 1751.
2m.8vo.

LANCELOT, Claude (c.1615-1695)
A new method of learning with greater facility the Greek tongue…
Translated from the French of the Messieurs de Port Royal.
London, J. Nourse and G. Hawkins, 1746.
2 volumes.
8vo.

LANCELOT, Claude (c.1615-1695)
The primitives of the Greek tongue… translated from the French of Messieurs de Port Royal, with considerable improvements, by Mr Nugent.
London, J. Nourse and G. Hawkins, 1748.

LEFEBVRE, Tannegui (1615-1672)
Tanaquilli Fabri Epistolae. Pars posterior. Editio altera priori emandatior. Addita sunt aristophanis Ekklesiazousai cum interpretatione noua, notis et emendationibus.
Salmurii (Saumur), Isaaci Desbordes & Joannis Lesnerii, 1674 (2nd ed.).
Two parts in one.
4to.
Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for 10s.0d.

LIPSIUS, Justus (1547-1606)
Opera
Lacks title page.
2 volumes.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

MARTINI, Matthias (1572-1630)
Lexicon philologicum, praecipue etymologicum et sacrum, in quo Latinae et a Latinis auctoribus usurpatae tum purae tum barbarae voces … declarantur … Auctore Matthia Martinio … Editio altera, priori multo locupletior & auctior …
Frankfurt am Main, Thomae Matthiae Goetzenii ,1655.
Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for £1.18s.0d.

MEURS, Johannes Van (1579-1639)
V. Cl. Joannis MeursI Miscellanea Laconica, sive, Variarum antiquitatum Laconicarum libri IV / nunc primum editi curâ Samuelis Pufendorfii.
Edited by Samuel Pufendorf.
Amsterdam, Judocum Pluymer, 1661.
Sm.4to.
Inscribed: ‘Anglesey Aug.2, 1681. 2-8’ [from the library of Arthur Annesley, 1st Earl of Anglesey (1614-1686)]
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

MEURS, Johannes van (1579-1639)
Ioannis MevrsI Glossarium Graeco-barbarum : in quo præter vocabula quinque millia quadringenta, officia atque dignitates imperij Constantinop. tam in palatio, quàm ecclesia aut militia, explicantur, & illustrantur.
Leiden, apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1614.
4to.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

MINSHEU, John
Minshaei emendatio, vel à mendis expurgatio, seu augmentatio sui Ductoris in linguas : The guide into tongues …
London, John Haviland, 1627 (2nd ed.).
Donated to the School Library by Sir Thomas Chaffe. Acquired by Sherborne School before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

MORELL, Thomas (1703-1784)
Lexicon Graeco-prosodiacum [Lexicon of Greek Prosody].
Lacks title page.
[?London, 1824, 2nd ed.]
[Frontispiece of Thomas Morell engraved by James Basire after William Hogarth, 1763]
Bookplate: ‘From the Library of Charlotte M. Yonge’. [Charlotte Mary Yonge (1823-1901), English novelist]

MOSS, Joseph William (1803-1862)
A manual of classical bibliography: comprising a copious detail of the various editions; commentaries, and works critical and illustrative; and translating into the English, French, Italian, Spanish, German, and, occasionally, other languages, of the Greek and Latin classics.
London, W. Simpkin and R. Marshall, 1825.
2 volumes.
Book #plate: Ralph Lyon, MA. [Ralph Lyon (1795-1856), Headmaster of Sherborne School 1823-1845]

MUNSTER, Sebastian (1489-1552)
Dictionarium Hebraicum, ultimo ab autore Sebastiano Munstero recognitum, & ex rabinis, prasertim ex radicibus Dauid Kimhi, auctum & locupletatum.
Basel, Froben, 1564.

PAGNINO, Santi (1470-1541)
Thesaurus linguae sanctae, sive, Lexicon Hebraicum.
Lyon, Bartholomeum Vincentium, 1575.
Folio.
Annotated.
Inscriptions: ‘John Harwell’.
‘Ex dono Richari Goodridge, 1693’ [Richard Goodridge (1612-?) attended Sherborne School c.1620. Wadham College, Oxford, 1626; Scholar 1627; Fellow 1636-1648, 1660-1666; Sub-Warden 1661. Rector of Combe Hay, Bath, 1644]
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

PAGNINO, Santi (1470-1541)
Thesaurus linguae sanctae, sive, Lexicon Hebraicum.
Geneva, Petri de la Rouiere, 1614.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

PEROTTI, Niccolo (1430-1480)
Cornucopiae, seu, Latinae linguae commentarii.
Basel, Valentinus Curio, 1526.
Folio.
Annotated.
Bookplate: ‘Donum Johannis Jefferey Armigeri’.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

PUTSCHIUS, Helias
Grammaticae Latinae auctores antiqui.: Charisius. Diomedes. Priscianus. Probus … Opera & studio Heliae Putschii.
Hanover, typis Wechelianis, apud Claudium Marnium, & haeredes Ioannis Aubrii, 1605.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

REAL, Hermann Josef
Untersuchungen xur Lukrez-Übersetzung von Thomas Creech.
Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, 1970.
[Thomas Creech (1659-1700). In 1694, Creech was elected Headmaster of Sherborne School, but he never took up the post]

REUSNER, Nicolaus (1545-1602)
Nicolai Reusneri Leorini IC. Comitis Palat. Cæs. Symbolorum imperatoriorum. Classis prima[- tertia] : Qua symbola continentur Impp. ac Cæsarum Romanorum Italicorum, à C. Iulio Cæsare, usque ad Constantinum Magnum. Opus philologicum et politicum, vereque regium ac imperatorium: omnibus omnium ordinum, & cum primis ciuilis sapientiæ studiosis lectu futurum vtile; ac iucundum.
Frankfurt, Johannis Friderici Weissii, 1627 (6th ed.).
Three volumes in one.
Inscribed (page 106): ‘Mr W: Crabb’.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

RHODIGINUS, Ludovicus Caelius (1469-1525)
Lodouici Caelii Rhodigini lectionum antiquarum libri XXX. Recogniti ab auctore, atque ita locupletati…
Edited by Camillus Richerius.
Basel, Froben, 1550.
Inscribed (cover): ‘Simon Mantell 1668’
Inscribed (flyleaf): ‘In usum Schola Sherborn dono dedit duo John: ffyler’.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).
Donated to Sherborne School Library by D.J. Fyler.

ROBERTSON,William
Thesaurus, Græcæ Linguæ, in epitomen, sive, Compendium, redactus, et alphabetice, secundum Constantini methodum, et Schrevelii, referatus / concinnatus, & adornatus, studio & industria, Gulielmi Robertson.
Cambridge, Johannes Hayes, 1676.
4to.
Inscriptions: ‘Ex libris Thomae Wildman, S.T.P’; [?’Robert Clerk, 13th Febry. 1720’]; [?‘Francis Fayer_n, Anno Domini 1697’]
Donated to Sherborne School Library by W.B. Wildman, 1919. [William Beauchamp Wildman (1852-1922), Assistant Master (Senior Classical Master) at Sherborne School, 1877-July 1919, Housemaster of ‘Mapperty’ 1885-1891, Housemaster of Abbey House 1893-1908]

SCAPULA, Johann (c.1540-c.1600)
Lexicon Græcolatinum nouum : in quo ex primitiuorum & simplicium fontibus deriuata atque composita, ordine non minus naturali, quàm alphabetico, breuiter & dilucidè deducuntur / Ioannis Scapulæ operâ & studio..
Basel, apud Henricpetrinos, 1628.

SCAPULA, Johann (c.1540-c.1600)
Lexicon Græco-Latinum novum : in quo ex primitivorum & simplicium fontibus derivata atque composita (ordine non minùs naturali, quàm alphabetico,) breviter & dilucidè deducuntur ; cui appendix est exactissimus Græci idiomatis index / operâ & studio Ioannis Scapulæ ; ad hæc, auctarium extat dialectorum omnium à Iacobo Zvingero Phil. & Med. Basil. in expeditas succinctâsque tabulas compendiosè redactarum.
Title page missing.
[London, 1637]
Annotated.

SCHINDLER, Valentin (d.1604)
Lexicon pentaglotton, Hebraicum, Chaldaicum, Syriacum, Talmudico-Rabbinicum, et Arabicum : In quo omnes voces Hebraeae, Chaldaeae, Syrae, Rabbinicae & Arabicae, adjectis hincinde Persicis, Aethiopicis & Turcicis, ordine alphabetico, sub suis singulae radicibus digest[ae] continentur: … Variorum item interpretum difficiles, ac discrepantes sententiae conferuntur, & examinantur / Collectum, et concinnatum à clarissimo & doctissimo viro, Dn. Valentino Schindlero Oederano, …
Hanau, Joannis Jacobi HennëI, 1612.

SCHINDLER, Valentin (d.1604)
Schindleri Lexicon pentaglotton; in epitomen redactum à G. A. Vnà cum Abbreviaturis Hebræis [by G. Keuchenius. With MS. notes].
Edited by William Alabaster (1567-1640).
London, Gulielmus Jones, 1635.
Bound in vellum.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

SCOT, Alexander
Apparatus latinæ locutionis in usum studiosæ iuventutis. Olim per Marium Nizolium ex M. Tullii Ciceronis libris collectus. Nunc denuo auctior factus, et ad sectiones, in quas Ciceroniana opera sunt distincta, diligenter accommodatus: nominibus quoque sua epitheta: verbis verò, adverbia subiuncta sunt / Auctore Alexandro Scot, artium liberalium magistro, & utriusque artium doctore.
Geneva, apud Alexandrum Pernetum, 1616.
Bound in with:
LAPLONCE RICHETTE, Etienne
Lexithericon Graecolatinvm, respondens non solvm vocibvs nizolianis, sed aliis etiam multis qvae nvsqvam in Apparatibus ad Nizolium reperiuntur. In quo Graecarum vocum verum genium, Syntaxim, & etymon perfacili indagine consectarilicet.
Geneva, apud Philippum Albert, 1616.
AMBIAN, Francisci Sylvii
Progymnasmatum in artem oratoriam Francisci Sylvii Ambiani… ab codem Alexandro Scot.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

SCOT, Alexander
Universa Gramatica Graeca.
Lyon, Joannis Pillehotte,1614.
8vo.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

SKINNER, Stephan (1623-1667)
Etymologicon linguae Anglicanae, seu Explicatio vocum Anglicarum etymologica ex propriis fontibus, scil. ex linguis duodecim; Anglo-Saxonica seu Anglica prisca, notata AS. … Omissis interim iis omnibus quae, unica litera addita vel mutata, Romanam profitentur originem … Accedit Etymologicon botanicum … Accedit & tertio vocum Forensium tum antiquarum & jam obsoletarum …
London, T. Roycroft, 1671.
[?Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for 18s.0d.]

SMITH, William Sir (1813-1893)
Principia Latina- Part 1: A First Latin Course Comprehending Grammar, Delectus, and Exercise-Book with Vocabularies. For the Use of the Lower Forms in Public and Private Schools.
London, John Murray, 1865. (7th & 8th editions)
(2 copies)
Stamped ‘Sherborne School’.

SPELMAN, Henry (c.1564-1641)
Glossarium Archiaologium… Vocabula… Scholiis & Commentariis.
London, Thomas Braddyll, Richard Wilde, 1687 (3rd ed.)
Folio.
Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for 18s.0d.

STRAO
Strabonis Rerum geographicarum libri XVII : Graece et Latine, cum variorum, praecipue Casauboni, animadversionibus, juxta editionem Amstelodamensem / codicum mss. collationem, annotationes, et tabulas geographicas adjecit Thomas Falconer ; subjiciuntur chrestomathiae, Graece et Latine.
Edited by Thomas Falconer.
Oxford, 1807.
2 volumes.

TORNIELLI, Agostino (1543-1622)
Annales sacri et profani.
Frankfurt, typis Nicolai Hoffmanni, sumptibus viduæ Iacobi Fischeri, 1616.
Folio.
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

VALLA, Lorenzo (1407-1457)
Laurentii Vallae de Latinae lingae elegantia lib. vi.
Title page missing.
Paris, Robertus Stephanus, 1541 (1st ed).
Sketch of a man on page 3 (possibly as Pantaloon?).
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

VOSSIUS, Gerardus Joannes (1577-1649)
Gerardi Ioannis Vossii De arte grammatica libri septem.
Amsterdam, apud Guilielmum Blaeu, 1635.
Purchased from Robert Clavell on 28 June 1687 for 12s.0d.

VOSSIUS, Gerardus Joannes (1577-1649) & VOSSIUS, Isaac (1618-1689)
G.J. Voss, Chronologiae Sacrae Isagoge sive de ultimis mundi (The Hague, 1659).
I. Voss, De Lucis Natura et Proprietate (Amsterdam, 1662, 1st ed.)
Bound together in one volume.
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 4s.0d.

VOSSIUS, Gerardus Joannes (1577-1649)
De Quatuor Artibus Popularibus, Grammatistice, Gymnastice, Musice & Graphice, Liber (Amsterdam, 1660).
De Philologia Liber (Amsterdam, 1660).
De Universae Mathesios Natura & Constitutione Liber; cui subjungitur chronologia mathematicorum (Amsterdam, 1660).
Bound together in one volume.
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 8s.0d.

VOSSIUS, Gerardus Joannes (1577-1649)
Gerardi Ioannis Vossii De vitiis sermonis, et glossematis latino-barbaris, libri quatuor.
Frankfurt, sumptibus Casparis Waechtleri, typis Christopheri Wustii, 1666.
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 10s.0d.

VOSSIUS, Gerardus Joannes (1577-1649)
Gerardi Joannis Vossii duo tractatus aurei : unus De historicis Latinis, alter De historicis Græcis. Nunc denuò, subtractis prioribus exemplaribus, eruditorum desiderio restituti.
Frankfurt am Main, Wendelini Moewalti, 1677.
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 14s.0d.

VOSSIUS, Gerardus Joannes (1577-1649)
Gerardi Joannis Vossii Ars historica. Sive, De historiæ, & historices naturâ, historiæque scribendæ præceptis, commentatio.
Leiden, ex officinâ Joannis Maire, 1653.
Sm.4to.
Bound in vellum.
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 4s.0d.

VOSSIUS, Gerardus Joannes (1577-1649)
Gerardi Ioannis Vossi de veterum poetarum temporibus libri duo: qui sunt de poetis graecis et latinis.
Amsterdam, Joannis Blaev, 1662.
Two books in one volume.
Sm.4to.
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 4s.0d.

VOSSIUS, Gerardus Joannes (1577-1649)
Gerardi Ioannis Vossii de logices et rhetoricase natura ac constitutione libri II.
Hague, apud Adrianum Vlacq, 1658.
Two books in one volume.
Sm.4to.
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 3s.6d.

VOSSIUS, Gerardus Joannes (1577-1649)
Gerardi Joannis Vossii Etymologicon linguae Latinae: praefigitur eiusdem De literarum permutatione tractatus.
Amsterdam, Ludovicum & Danielem Elzevirios, 1662.
Inscribed: ‘Anglesey. Aug.14.1672. 20.’ [from the library of Arthur Annesley, 1st Earl of Anglesey (1614-1686)]
Acquired before 1695 (entry in original library catalogue).

VOSSIUS, Isaac (1618-1689)
Isaaci Vossii observationes ad Pomponium Melam de situ orbis: ipse Mela longè quam antehac emendatior pramittitur.
Hague, apud Adrianum Vlacq, 1658.
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 6s.0d.

VOSSIUS, Isaac (1618-1689)
Responsum ad Objecta Joh. De Bruyn.
The Hague, 1663 ( 1st ed.)
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 3s.0d.

VOSSIUS, Isaac (1618-1689)
De Motu Marium et Ventorum (The Hague, 1663, 1st ed.)
De Nili et aliorum fluminum origine (The Hague, 1666, 1st ed.)
Appendix ad Scriptum de Natura et Proprietate Lucis.
Bound together in one volume.
Purchased from Isaac Cleave on 2 July 1691 for 4s.0d.

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