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Papers relating to the Rev. James Page, a clergyman who went about fraudulently soliciting subscriptions for publishing a sermon, 1800-1801

MS. Gough. Oxon. 55
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

These are chiefly in Gough's hand, Nov-Dec 1800, but include a letter from Page himself, 9 Dec 1800 (fol. 4) and one from John Gutch, giving a list of Registrars of the University of Oxford, 5 Jan 1801 (fol. 9).

Fol. 11-end are blank.


  • Creation: 1800-1801


31 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Gough. Oxon. 55

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. 28035.

Custodial History

Found loose in Gough Oxf. 87 (Gutch's Wood's Annals with Dr John Swinton's notes) in 1885. Auct. V. II infra 2. 22 containing a painting of Dr Swinton also belonged to Gough.

Physical Facet

On paper.


10 5/8 x 9 inches.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom