The Life of William Nicholson by his son William
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.
- [1780-1785], 1868-1874
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Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. d. 175].
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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A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.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.
See R.W. Corlass 'A philosophical society of a century ago', Reliquary 18 (1977-1978), pp. 209-211.
- The Life of William Nicholson by his son William
- Susan Thomas
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