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'Old Oxford', an extensive collection of notes and extracts chiefly from printed sources relating to the history, topography and old buildings of the city of Oxford: C, Written in 1887-1900 by H. Hurst

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MS. Top. Oxon c. 188

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'Old Oxford', an extensive collection of notes and extracts chiefly from printed sources relating to the history, topography and old buildings of the city of Oxford, the whole compiled by Mr. Herbert Hurst. To each volume is prefixed an index to its contents and a list of the principal items contained in it: MS. Top. Oxon c. 191 is a general index to the whole. The longer articles in each volume are here given:
  1. Extracts from some printed works on Oxford history, also from Bodleian MSS. nos. 8517 (p. 73) and 8490 (p. 98), and from MS. Twyne 23 in the Oxford University Archives (p. 109)
  2. Press-cuttings and scraps (pp. 45, 473)
  3. Notes of archaeological discoveries made in 1896 occur at pp. 8, 43

Dates

  • Written in 1887-1900 by H. Hurst

Extent

609 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Top. Oxon c. 188

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. VI, no. 36037

Related Materials

Vol. E (MS. Top. Oxon. c. 190) consists wholly of newspaper-cuttings and so does not count as a manuscript.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

11 3/4--12 1/8 × 7 3/4--8 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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