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Letters from Percival Stockdale

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MS. Eng. c. 6795

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Letters mainly to his attorney Thomas Loggen, with some to Joseph Hill. Two of the letters (fols. 5,8) are written on advertisements for his memoirs - Memoirs of his Life and Writings (London, 1809)

Dates

  • 1783-1809, n.d.

Extent

75 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 6795, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 6795

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13166

Overview

Letters from Percival Stockdale

Biographical / Historical

Percival Stockdale (1736-1811), writer and poet - see Dictionary of National Biography.

Custodial History

Owned by Sir Thomas Phillipps, Phillipps MS. 21464; Sotheby's, 10 June 1896, lot 1179, and Sotheby's, 27 Apr. 1903, lot 855.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Abigail Wilson, 1994.

Physical Facet

Binding: buff Middle Hill boards, remains of Phillipps number label on spine
Title
Letters from Percival Stockdale
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2018
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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