Papers of Selden and his executors, 1645, 1654, n.d.
Papers of Selden and his executors, including:
- (fols. 1-18) papers and letters relating to the vacant mastership of Trinity Hall, Cambridge, 1645;
- (fols. 19-42) papers and deeds relating to the disposal of Selden's library, 1654, n.d.;
- (fol. 56) an account of Selden's last hours.
- Creation: 1645, 1654, n.d.
Language of Materials
MS. Selden supra 110
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, no. 52590.
Fols. 56-63 were formerly Summary Catalogue no. 28438.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Fols. 64-65 bought from Winifred A. Myers, 1961.