Manuscripts from the Collection of A.W. Turner
Manuscripts from the collection of A.W. Turner, consisting of:
- Recipe book of Isabella Pease, 1759, containing culinary, medical and household recipes
- Volume of essays, verse, letters and prayers, entitled 'Miscellany philosophical and moral. John Boston. Oct. 6. 1783'
- Incomplete legal treatise on conveyancing, early 19th century
- File of documents relating to the suit Derra v. Dawson and others, in the Queen's Bench, 1852, concerning the Hungarian imposter, Baroness von Beck
- Anonymous treatise on the revelation of Jesus Christ, with incomplete account of theological symbols, late 19th century
- 18th-19th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. c. 449].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. misc. c. 449-450, e. 589, f. 397; Eng. th. c. 75
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 11095
Biographical / Historical
Arthur W. Turner of Brighton, Sussex.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 43947-51.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The manuscripts were given to the Library by Perry's of Brighton, estate agents, through the British Records Association in 1966.
- Manuscripts from the Collection of A.W. Turner
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description