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First volume of the diary of Thomas Taylor

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MS. Eng. e. 3090
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First volume (see note, p. 341) of the diary of Thomas Taylor [probably Thomas Taylor (1814-1892)- F. Boase, Modern English Biography, vol. V medical student, of London, 1839-1840. Comprises:

  1. (pp. iv, 1-207) Walking tours (pp. iv, 1-102) in Wales, May-July 1839, including (p. iv) table of miles walked each day, (pp. 103-198) from Wales to Scotland, July-Aug. 1839, and (pp. 199-207) Wales, Sept. 1839
  2. (pp. 207-257) Travels to and in Guernsey and Jersey and (pp. 220-257) through France, Nov.-Dec. 1839
  3. (pp. 258-341) Medical studies in Paris, Jan.-Feb. 1840, illustrated with some small drawing by Taylor, and engravings.


  • Creation: 1839-1840


368 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. e. 3090, fols. 1-2].

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MS. Eng. e. 3090

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10888


First volume of the diary of Thomas Taylor.

Biographical / Historical

No biographical information is known.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Waterfield's, 1998.

Physical Facet

Half purple calf, marbled boards, spine missing; printed label, inside upper cover, of F. Warr, stationer, 63 High Holborn, London.

First volume of the diary of Thomas Taylor
EAD version 2021 by Hannah Jordan
EAD version 2021
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Weston Library
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