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'Hitherto unknown Piozzi marginalia. Description of Mrs. Piozzi's own copy of Johnson's Letters to her (1788) copiously annotated in her handwriting'

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MS. Eng. lett. d. 119

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'Hitherto unknown Piozzi marginalia. Description of Mrs. Piozzi's own copy of Johnson's Letters to her (1788) copiously annotated in her handwriting', typescript [c. 1930?].

Dates

  • c. 1788-1930

Extent

57 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. d. 119, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lett. d. 119

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7590

Overview

'Hitherto unknown Piozzi marginalia. Description of Mrs. Piozzi's own copy of Johnson's Letters to her (1788) copiously annotated in her handwriting'

Biographical / Historical

Hester Lynch Piozzi (nee Salusbury, 1741-1821) was an English writer.

Custodial History

Given by Hugh Tregaskis to R. W. Chapman, 1930; by Chapman to Lord Lansdowne, 1938; by Lansdowne's widow to Chapman, 1942.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Chapman to the Library, 1950 (contains Chapman's bookplate).
Title
'Hitherto unknown Piozzi marginalia. Description of Mrs. Piozzi's own copy of Johnson's Letters to her (1788) copiously annotated in her handwriting'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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