Correspondence of Sir John Taylor Coleridge
Correspondence of Sir John Taylor Coleridge and of members of his family.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 142].
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MSS. Eng. lett. c. 142-143, d. 126-137
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7766
Biographical / Historical
Sir John Taylor Coleridge (1790-1876) was a judge. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 40943-56.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The correspondence was given to the Library by the Pilgrim Trust in 1951.
- Much of the family correspondence was used in Bernard Coleridge, 2nd Baron Coleridge, The story of a Devonshire house (London, 1906).
- Correspondence of Sir John Taylor Coleridge
- Emily Tarrant
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