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Guard-book of letters and papers, 18th century

MS. French c. 47
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Book plate 'Ex libris' of Shackleton. Including:

  1. (fols. 25-28) an account of a vision, 1737, relating to the 'Convulsionnaires'
  2. (fols. 33-38) transcripts of letters 22 and 27 from the 1721 edition of Montesquieu’s Lettres Persanes


  • Creation: 18th century


40 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • French


MS. French c. 47

Physical Facet

Bound by Maltby of Oxford, in quarter brown morocco, marbled boards.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom