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Transcript of the Diary of John Evelyn

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Line by line transcript of the diary of John Evelyn, 1620-1706, made by Miss E.G. Parker and E.S. de Beer for de Beer's edition of the diary (6 vols., Oxford, 1955).

Dates

  • 20th cent. (transcript of 17th- and 18th-cent. originals)

Extent

3 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. c. 335].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. c. 335-337

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 8516

Biographical / Historical

John Evelyn (1620-1706) was a diarist, traveller, numismatist, antiquary and gardener. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The transcript was given to the Library by E.S. de Beer in 1956.
Title
Transcript of the Diary of John Evelyn
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom