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Letters to Lowth, with drafts of some letters from him, 1729-1785, n.d.

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MS. Eng. lett. c. 574

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Letters to Lowth, with drafts of some letters from him, including:
  1. (fols. 44-6) letters from Daniel Prince, 1776-7, with estimates for printing the second and third editions of Lowth's Life of William of Wykeham
  2. (fols. 97-112) drafts of letters to unidentified correspondents, n.d.
  3. (fols. 113-16) lists of persons receiving complimentary copies of works by Lowth, n.d.
  4. (fols. 117-23) letters from Christopher Pitt to Joseph Spence, including several pages of verse translations, 1726-7
  5. (fols. 124-39) commentary by Samuel Speed, 1766, on proposed reforms at Winchester College (enclosed with Speed's letter at fols. 74-5).

Dates

  • 1729-1785, n.d.

Extent

139 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Eng. lett. c. 574

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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