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Papers of A. C. Ducarel

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MS. Eng. misc. b. 46

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Papers of A. C. Ducarel, including:
  1. (fols. 1-7) two drafts of a letter from Ducarel, 1754, containing 'Some account of an ancient & valuable MS. of the four Gospells belonging to Sir Henry Hicks & lent me by the worshipful Dr. Simpson' [now Lambeth Palace MS. 1370]
  2. (fols. 10-26) draft of a letter to Gerard Meerman, 1760, criticising Richard Atkyns, Original and growth of printing (1664)
  3. (fols. 29-37) draft of an 'Intended preface to my Repertory of endowments', 1774.


  • 1754-1777


48 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. b. 46, fols. 1-2]
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MS. Eng. misc. b. 46

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17224


Papers of A. C. Ducarel

Biographical / Historical

Andrew Coltee Ducarel (1713-1785) was a French librarian and antiquary.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Thomas Loveday, 1948.
Papers of A. C. Ducarel
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom