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Antiquarian and topographical collections

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MS. Eng. misc. e. 257

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Antiquarian and topographical collections, 18th century, including:
  1. (fols. 7-67) notes by A. C. Ducarel, many on tours in the company of Samuel Gale, 1742-9
  2. (fols. 68-104) notes by George Burton, 1744-5
  3. (fols. 116-228) drafts of letters and notes by William Bickerstaff, 1783-6.

Dates

  • 18th century

Extent

230 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. e. 257, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. e. 257

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17651

Overview

Antiquarian and topographical collections

Biographical / Historical

Andrew Coltee Ducarel (1713-1785) was an antiquary and Lambeth Palace librarian.

Custodial History

Bookplate of A. C. Ducarel; Sotheby's, 4 Dec. 1874 (J. G. Nichols sale), lot 656; bookplate 'Ettington Manuscript Library, no. 64'; bookplate of E. P. Shirley (1812-82).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 29 April 1947 (Ettington Park sale), lot 285.

Physical Facet

Half calf, marbled boards
Title
Antiquarian and topographical collections
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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