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The Life of William Nicholson by his son William

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The life of William Nicholson (1753-1815), by his son William, 1868, with extracts in the same hand, 1874, from the minutes of the Chapter Coffee House Society, London, Dec. 1780-May 1785.

Dates

  • [1780-1785], 1868-1874

Extent

2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. d. 175].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Don. d. 175, e. 125

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13261

Biographical / Historical

William Nicholson was the son of William Nicholson the scientist (1753-1815).

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Emil Offenbacher (New York), 1978, and given by B.A.F.

Bibliography

See R.W. Corlass 'A philosophical society of a century ago', Reliquary 18 (1977-1978), pp. 209-211.
Title
The Life of William Nicholson by his son William
Status
Completed
Author
Susan Thomas
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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