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Notebook of Jane Johnson, containing poems, hymns

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MS. Don. d. 198

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Includes (fols. 19-42) 'A very pretty story to tell children when they are about five or six years of age', 1733-52.

Dates

  • 1733-52

Extent

50 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. d. 198

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10393

Abstract

Notebook of Jane Johnson, containing poems, hymns and (fols. 19-42) 'A very pretty story to tell children when they are about five or six years of age'

Biographical / Historical

Jane Johnson (1706-1759) author.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by private treaty sale, through Christie's, 1995.

Existence and Location of Copies

Please use the surrogate at MS. Don. d. 198*, Jane Johnson, A very pretty story (Oxford, 2001), a facsimile copy with introduction by Gillian Avery.

Related Materials

See also the correspondence and papers of Jane Johnson and her family, MSS. Don. b. 39-40, c. 190-6, d. 202, e. 193-200.

Physical Facet

Binding: decorated paper over boards
Title
Notebook of Jane Johnson, containing poems, hymns
Status
Published
Date
EAD version 2018
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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