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Notebook of James Northcote containing copies of letters to and from himself and others

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MS. Eng. misc. e. 143

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Notebook of James Northcote containing copies of letters to and from himself and others, 1789-1832, with:
  1. (fols. 20-34) remarks on painters and pictures
  2. (fols. 35v, 36v, 214) political satires in verse. Verse in Crum.
(fols. 83-213 are blank)

Dates

  • 1789-1832

Extent

215 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. e. 143, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. e. 143

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17616

Overview

Notebook of James Northcote containing copies of letters to and from himself and others

Biographical / Historical

James Northcote (1746-1831) was a painter and actor.

Custodial History

Owned (before Northcote) by Grenville Temple, 1793, and by J. C. A. Houghton, late 19th century.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Puttick & Simpson, 10 July 1925, lot 111.

Physical Facet

Calf, with clasp
Title
Notebook of James Northcote containing copies of letters to and from himself and others
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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Weston Library
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