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Archive of J. W. Burgon, Dean of Chichester

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Papers of J.W. Burgon, consisting of:
  1. Seven volumes of pamphlets stamped 'Miscell.' 1-7 'Burgon'.
  2. One volume of pamphlets lettered 'Schola Theologivae 1868. 1875.'.
  3. The Oxford diocesan conference; and romanizing with the Church of England. Two sermons.
  4. The new lectionary examined and The new lectionary. A sermon.
  5. Three volumes olumes of letters to Burgon on his appointment to the deanery of Chichester, 1875-6.
  6. Letters to Burgon concerning his protest against the nomination of Frederick Temple to the bishopric of Exeter, 1869-70.

Dates

  • 1838-82

Extent

1.54 Linear metres (14 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. th. d. 8, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. th. d. 8-21

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12842

Overview

Theological pamphlets and related correspondence of John William Burgon, Dean of Chichester (1813-88)

Biographical / Historical

John William Burgon (1813-88) was Dean of Chichester and an antiquary. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Custodial History

The papers passed from Burgon to his nephew W. F. Rose

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library by C. H. Rose in 1916
Title
Archive of J. W. Burgon, Dean of Chichester, 1838-82
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Mary Clapinson
Date
1991, EAD version 2018
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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