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Miscellaneous papers, Written in the later 17th century in England and Scotland

MS. Barlow 51
Held at the Weston Library

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Miscellaneous papers, comprising:

  1. Fol. 1. a letter from Scotland dated June 7, 1679, concerning a skirmish with the covenanters at Kilsyth under William, twelfth lord Ross
  2. Fol. 2. 'A list of your books sent to Gloster', endorsed about 1650 in Barlow's hand 'Mr Selden dupplicats sent to Gloster'
  3. Fol. 6. copy of an undated letter from Scotland describing the same campaign against the covenanters as above
  4. Fol. 8. a letter from Edinburgh, June 4, 1679, on the same


  • Creation: Written in the later 17th century in England and Scotland


16 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Barlow 51

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. 6489*

Related Materials

Six leaves taken out at fol. 10 were restored to MS. Jones 39 as fols. 201-6. Some printed papers formerly here are now in F. 2. 67. Linc.

Physical Facet

On paper


12 4/5 × 9 1/10 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom