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Monthly notes on plants in the greenhouses at Oxton Hall, Notts., the home of the Sherbrooke family

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 640

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Monthly notes on plants in the greenhouses at Oxton Hall, Notts., the home of the Sherbrooke family, 1806-1829, with:
  1. (fols. 1-2, 27-8, 228v rev.) general observations on gardening
  2. (fols. 194v-220) daily temperature readings, 1809-30, with comments on the weather

Dates

  • 1806-1829

Extent

229 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 640, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 640

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 11080

Overview

Monthly notes on plants in the greenhouses at Oxton Hall, Notts., the home of the Sherbrooke family

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Given to Mr. H. Lowe by Mrs. [Anne] Sherbrooke, 1846 (fol. 3v).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Kingly Books of London, 1968.

Physical Facet

Half red morocco, marbled boards
Title
Monthly notes on plants in the greenhouses at Oxton Hall, Notts., the home of the Sherbrooke family
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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