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A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.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

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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