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Papers of the Warton family, collected in the late 19th century by the Rev. J. E. Millard of Basingstoke

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MS. Don. c. 75

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Papers of the Warton family, collected by the Rev. J. E. Millard of Basingstoke in the late, including:
  1. (fols. 4-8) four poems by Thomas Warton the elder, 1704, n.d.
  2. (fols. 13-15) two poems by Joseph Warton, 1740, n.d.
  3. (fols. 16-57) letters to and from Joseph Warton, c.1756-1800
  4. (fols. 61-70) five poems by Thomas Warton the younger, n.d., 1750, the first (fol. 61) endorsed by Jane Warton 'My dearest brother Thomas first verses he ever made'
  5. (fols. 71-84) letters to and from Thomas Warton, 1735, 1776-86
  6. (fols. 85-108) miscellaneous verse and letters by or concerning members of the family, 1745-1802. Verse in Crum.

Dates

  • 19th century

Extent

108 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. c. 75, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. c. 75

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 8267

Overview

Papers of the Warton family, collected by the Rev. J. E. Millard of Basingstoke in the late 19th century

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Owned by J. E. Millard; sold to G. B. Lee, 1890.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from N. H. Lee and given by the Friends of the Bodleian, 1954.
Title
Papers of the Warton family, collected by the Rev. J. E. Millard of Basingstoke in the late 19th century
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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