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'The history of the famous city and port of Bristol. Vol. 1...', Written in and shortly before 1753 by J. Stewart

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MS. Gough Somerset 2

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'The history of the famous city and port of Bristol. Vol. 1. Compil'd by James Stewart, and ornamented, by the same hand, with ... [10] drawings ...' 1753: this first part is a history of Bristol to 1733, with long appendix, and index: the second and third were designed to be a geographical description, and lists: the introduction gives a full account of the composition of the work. See MS. Gough Somersetshire 8.

(196 and 256 pages)

Dates

  • Written in and shortly before 1753 by J. Stewart

Extent

552 pages

Shelfmark

MS. Gough Somerset 2

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 18212

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

13 1/2 × 9 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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