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'The History or Annals of the University of Oxford from the time of King Alfred till A.D. 1660', by Anthony à Wood, Written about 1674-1685 by Anthony à Wood

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MS. Wood F. 1

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'The History or Annals of the University of Oxford from the time of King Alfred till A.D. 1660', by Anthony à Wood, being the English version of the Latin work published as Historia et Antiquitates, hence printed by John Gutch, 1786-90.

Also contains four autograph letters to Wood from John Blount, and (p. 1124) the copy of a letter from Wood to sir William Dugdale.

Dates

  • Written about 1674-1685 by Anthony à Wood

Extent

1136 pages

Language of Materials

English

Shelfmark

MS. Wood F. 1

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. 8463*

Physical Facet

On paper, with numerous schedules. Binding, tooled brown leather, done by Roger Bartlett in 1678 for 1s. 6d

Dimensions

11 3/4 × 9 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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