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A series of Miscellaneous Autograph Letters, written in about 1600 to 1850

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MS. Montagu d. 14
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A series of Miscellaneous Autograph Letters, largely of English persons of note, of the eighteenth and the first half of the nineteenth centuries, arranged alphabetically, with a few engraved portraits: chiefly collected by W. Wilson. The chief items are:
  1. Ireland, William Henry, undated (fol. 41).
  2. Jenner, dr. Edward, Dec. 12, 1800 (fol. 17).
  3. Jerrold, Douglas William, undated (fol. 29).
  4. Keats, John, three, July 18, 1818, etc. (fol. 53).
  5. Kidd, Thomas, two, 1817-9 (fol. 72).
  6. Landor, Walter Savage, Nov. 4, 1792 (fol. 102v).
  7. Lemprière, John, two, 1797-1820 (fol. 113).
  8. Lethieullier, Smart, Dec. 17, 1750 (fol. 124).
  9. Iingard, dr. John, signature, etc. (fol. 128).
  10. Lockhart, John Gibson, two, undated (fol. 133).
  11. Lofft, Capel, four, 1798-1800 (fols. 139, 143).
  12. Lysons, rev. Daniel, June 2, 1821 (fol. 159).
  13. Malone, Edmund, undated (fol. 180).
  14. Marlborough, duchess of, i.e. Sarah, née Jennings, two signatures, 1734-40 (fol. 185).
  15. Martin, John (d. 1855), Feb. 23, 1829 (fol. 198).
  16. Mathews, Charles (d. 1835), three, 1828- 30 (fol. 206).
  17. Mathews, Charles James (d. 1878), two, 1835-44 (fol. 214).
  18. Mavor, dr. William, June 30, 1797 (fol. 223).
  19. Montagu, capt. Montagu, two, 1840-53 (fol. 259).
  20. Morant, Philip, July 30, 1754 (fol. 281).

Dates

  • written in about 1600 to 1850

Extent

292 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Montagu d. 14

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. V, no. 25442.

Related Materials

For the rest of authors collected in the series of Miscellaneous Autograph Letters, see MSS. Montagu d. 11-13, 15-16.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

10 3/4 × 9 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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