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Guard-book of letters mainly to T.W. Bourne

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MS. Eng. lett. e. 45

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Guard-book of letters, including:
  1. (fols. 1-104) letters mainly to T. W. Bourne, many from Sir Frederick Bridge, concerning the performance in London of Handel's Messiah conducted by Bridge, 2 Jan. 1899, and Bridge's Gresham Lectures on Messiah, 1899
  2. (fols. 116-64) letters from A. W. Kinglake to various correspondents, 1845-90.

Dates

  • 19th century

Extent

179 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. e. 45, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lett. e. 45

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 8619

Overview

Guard-book of letters

Biographical / Historical

Sir Frederick Bridge (1844-1924) was an English organist and composer. Alexander William Kinglake (1809-1891) was an English historian and travel writer.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired, 1948-57.
Title
Guard-book of letters mainly to T.W. Bourne
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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