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Miscellaneous papers from the Wharton and Carte collections, 17th-18th cent.

MS. Carte 239
Held at the Weston Library

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Among which are:
  1. (fol. 1). News-letters, May 1695--June 1696.
  2. (fol. 108). 'Histoire de la Pairie de France, par M. l'abbé le Laboureur,' in 19 chapters, a copy.
  3. (fol. 341). A large part of the printer's 'copy' of Brown Willis's Mitred Parliamentary Abbies (London 1718-19), partly in the hand of the author, with proof sheets, etc.
  4. (fol. 462). Letters from Montague Wood to the Rev. Samuel (?) Carte, 1720-31.
  5. (fols. 153, 263). Lists of MSS. bearing on English history in French libraries.


  • 17th-18th cent.


601 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • French


MS. Carte 239

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. 10684.

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom