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A collection of jokes, riddles and verse entitled 'The Young Men and Maids Merry Companion' by Thomas Chapman

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MS. Eng. c. 7018

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Comprises:
  1. (fols. 123, 126v, 145v, 155, 161v, 164v, 166, 167v, 169, 171v, 173v-4, 176v, 177v, 179v, 181) drawings and writings of a child, Brian Vickers
  2. (fols. 182-180, 178v rev.) accounts of items bought and sold, with a few diary entries, 20th cent.

Dates

  • 1766

Extent

182 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 7018, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 7018

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13097

Overview

A collection of jokes, riddles and verse entitled 'The Young Men and Maids Merry Companion' by Thomas Chapman.

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Chapman (fl 1766) author of a collection of jokes, riddles and verse entitled 'The Young Men and Maids Merry Companion'

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Paul Grinke (Rare Books) Ltd., Suppplementary List 5 (Summer 1980), item 251; from the Walter N.H. Harding Fund.

Physical Facet

Binding: blind-ruled vellum.
Title
A collection of jokes, riddles and verse entitled 'The Young Men and Maids Merry Companion' by Thomas Chapman
Status
Completed
Date
EAD Version 2018
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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