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Adversaria of Dr. David Wilkins, volume 1, [17th-18th cent.]

MS. Add. A. 179

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  1. (fol. 1) List of contents of his 'Historia ecclesiæ Alexandrinæ'
  2. (fol. 9) Papers about British authors, partly in Bishop Tanner's hand, in Latin
  3. (fol. 55) Part of an original appeal for aid to Queen Anne from Nectarius Archbishop of Macedonia
  4. (fol. 56) Mrs. M. Fairfax's account of Dr. Wilkins's expenses, 1722-23
  5. (fol. 60) The original parchment deed appointing him and William Beauvoir joint commissaries of the archiepiscopal deanery of Booking, Nov. 25, 1719

And other lists and papers, chiefly theological.


  • Creation: [17th-18th cent.]


1 volume

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Add. A. 179

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. 28413

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1836.

Repository Details

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