Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 139 (T.6.21)
Date of Creation: Between 1712 and 1713
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Theophili (Gottlieb) Siegfried Bayer, Glossarivm Sinicvm.
Theophili (Gottlieb) Siegfried Bayer, Nominvm Propriorvm Sinicorvm Sylloge.
P. 171 contains some Christian proper names, headed: Nomina Christiana.
The Glossary extends to 2577 numbers.
For Theophilus (Gottlieb) Siegfried Bayer, see MS Hunter 457 (Remarks).
[Formerly Q.9.15; Q.9.178].
The Glossarium looks line the one which appeared in the author's 1730 published work (2 vols.) (Per Prof. M.T. Chen, Dept. of Linguistics, University of California, August 1975).
Contents: only the Glossarium is listed in Cordier (Bibliotheca Sinica III, 1906-7, p. 1650)
Arrangement: List Item Content
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 8 3/8 x 6 3/4, ff. 88, written (by T.S. Bayer) in five parallel cols. (in 2, three cols. without headings) headed respectively: Numerus, Characteres Sinici, Pronunciatio, Significatio, Ubi, divided by double lines, not ruled, running titles (as above), marginal notes, fairly clean and well preserved, paged, in pencil, rectos only (1-171). Early Cent. XVIII. (1713).
Binding: Pasteboards, covered pale-green paper with gilt-stamped pattern, back repaired with grey paper, as in U.7.5-7, rough edges
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Chinese
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), p. 470.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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author: Theophilus Gottlieb Siegfried Bayer 1694-1738
Sinologist.
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