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Letters to Walter Wilson, esq., of Bath, written in 1806-1845

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MS. Montagu d. 21
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Letters to Walter Wilson, esq., of Bath, author of Dissenting Churches in London (1808) and Memoirs of Daniel Defoe (1830), from 1806 to 1845, partly on subjects connected with the above works. Among the writers are:
  1. Baker, Henry De Foe, Jan. 30, 1830 (fol. 17).
  2. Bogue, David, Sept. 30, 1806 (fol. 33).
  3. Bowring, sir John, two, 1835-9 (fol. 36).
  4. Britton, John, July 28, 1829 (fol. 45).
  5. Brook, rev. Benjamin, two, 1809-15 (fol. 49).
  6. Ellis, sir Henry, May 11, 1822 (fol. 98).
  7. Giles, rev. John Allen, two, Nov. 16, . 1840, etc. (fol. 114).
  8. Hazlitt, William, two, undated (fol. 134).
  9. Hone, William, May 5, 1830 (fol. 140).
  10. Hudson, George (d. 1871), signature only, Nov. 19, 1845 (fol. 147).
  11. Hunter, Joseph, July 10, 1831 (fol. 151).
  12. Lathbury, Thomas, undated (fol. 179).
  13. Moxon, Edward, Aug. 26, 1836 (fol. 213).
  14. Plants, Joseph, April 30, 1822 (fol. 231).
  15. Wilson, Walter draft of a letter by him, March 15, 1823: fol. 144).

Dates

  • written in 1806-1845

Extent

11 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Montagu d. 21

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. 25445.

Custodial History

Lot 222 in the Wilson sale in 1847.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

11 3/4 × 9 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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