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Letter from Edward Foxhall and letter from Francis Douce

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MS. Eng. c. 2819, fols. 72-76

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Comprises letters from:
  1. (fols. 72-73) Edward Foxhall to William Beckford, 1807
  2. (fols. 74-76) Francis Douce to [D.F. Dibdin], 1825

Dates

  • 1807, 1825

Extent

5 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 2819, fol. 72].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 2819, fols. 72-76

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7156

Overview

Letter from Edward Foxhall, 1807, and letter from Francis Douce, 1825.

Biographical / Historical

Francis Douce (1757-1834) was an antiquary and art collector. He was the Keeper of Manuscripts at the British Museum, 1807-1811, and a lifelong collector of manuscripts and books relating to English literature. For further details see the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from John Wilson, 1992.
Title
Letter from Edward Foxhall, 1807, and letter from Francis Douce, 1825.
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2018
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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