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Miscellaneous papers relating to T. Carte's works, 18th cent.

MS. Carte 260
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fol. 3). A comparison of the text of the Full Answer by Tho. Carte (1742) to strictures on his Life of Ormonde contained in (Corbyn Morris's) Letter to a Bystander, with Carte's Life of Ormonde and other works, evidently (see fol. 2) by and in the hand of Dr. Thomas Birch and written in a spirit of hostility to Carte.
  2. (fol. 25). Letters from the Rev. J. Boswell, vicar of Taunton, to Carte, 5 Apr. 1749-19 Sept. 1753, chiefly about subscribing to Carte's History.


  • 18th cent.


45 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Carte 260

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. 10705.

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