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Holograph copy by J. Skinner of a treatise for his son Mark Skinner

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MS. Don e. 135
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Inscribed ‘for my dear son Mark Skinner 1714’. A treatise entitled, ‘A fathers Legacie to his children containing sundry rules and precepts … for the better governing of their thoughts, words and actions … By J. S[kinner] 1709’.

Dates

  • 1709-1714

Extent

160 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don e. 135, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don e. 135

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20956

Abstract

Holograph copy by J. Skinner of a treatise for his son Mark Skinner

Biographical / Historical

No further information is known.

Custodial History

Given to ‘Mr Russell’ by his cousin, Mary Murray, aged 94, formerly Mary Hopkins, née Skinner, grand-daughter of the author, 1827; and given by Mr Russell’s nephew Henshaw Skinner Russell to his youngest daughter, Rose Agatha Russell, 1889.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the library by Arnold Muirhead through the Friends of the Bodleian, 1983.

Physical Facet

Contemporary calf, gilt
Title
Holograph copy by J. Skinner of a treatise for his son Mark Skinner
Status
Published
Date
EAD version 2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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