Collections and papers of John Walker, chiefly biographical, Written in about 1704-1715
Collections and papers of John Walker, chiefly biographical, on which was founded his Attempt towards ... an Account of the numbers and sufferings of the Clergy of the Church of England (see above: Lond. 1714, fol.). The arrangement is roughly in 'Centuries' of papers, as they reached Walker, and the majority of them are letters addressed to him or to his London agent, Robert Clavell, but many original papers and copies by Walker are interspersed.
Contains extracts and copies of documents, chiefly from printed books, such as (fol. 104) 'A catalogue of the Royal Martyrs, viz. the Lords, Knights, Commission-Officers and Gentlemen that were slaine by the Rebels in the late wars ...'.
- Creation: Written in about 1704-1715
Language of Materials
MS. J. Walker c. 6
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. III, no. 10864
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