Historical Collections by John Bruce
Historical collections by John Bruce, containing notes, transcripts, letters and original documents.
- 16th-19th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. b. 27].
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MSS. Eng. misc. b. 27-28
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 12822
Biographical / Historical
John Bruce (1802-1869) was an antiquary. 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. 42062-3.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collections were given to the Library by Falconer Madan before 1925.
- Historical Collections by John Bruce
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description
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