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Miscellaneous papers, chiefly small notes of travel, written almost entirely in the first half of the 19th cent.

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MS. Pigott d. 29

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Miscellaneous papers, by, or owned by, miss Pigott, chiefly small notes of travel and others of little importance: among them are:
  1. (fol. 13) Anecdotes of the duke of Orleans in 1789
  2. (fol. 15) 'Facts and Fables about Flowers', Fables 4-5 with illustrations, and other notes about plants, by miss Pigott
  3. (fol. 45) Acrostic on Daniel O'Connell beg. 'Debased, degraded')
  4. fol. 48) A torn letter from John Higgs (about 1670-80?) asserting that Roger, earl of Shrewsbury (d. 1094), was buried at Quatford
  5. (fols. 68, 70) Autographs of the margravine of Anspach (about 1825?).

Dates

  • written almost entirely in the first half of the 19th cent.

Extent

161 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Shelfmark

MS. Pigott d. 29

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. IV, no 23467

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

11 3/4 × 9 1/4 in.

Repository Details

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