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Notes and lists, as MS. Willis 15, for the counties of Essex--Northumberland, Written in about 1710-1750

MS. Willis 51
Held at the Weston Library

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Notes and lists, as MS. Willis 15, for the counties of Essex--Northumberland. At fol. 93 is the beginning of a youthful poem composed by Browne Willis on the city of Lincoln in 1701: beg. 'How is that city desolate become.'.


  • Creation: Written in about 1710-1750


175 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Willis 51

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. III, no. 16344

Custodial History

Mark by which the Collection was referred to until about A.D. 1870: fol. 51

Physical Facet

On paper


12 1/8 × 7 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom