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Historical collections, 19th cent., compiled from manuscripts in the British Museum and Bodleian Library, mainly by Sir Henry Ellis

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MS. Eng. hist. f. 7

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Historical collections, 19th cent., compiled from manuscripts in the British Museum and Bodleian Library, mainly by Sir Henry Ellis, including (fols. 4-49) extracts concerning Oxford and Oxfordshire.

Dates

  • 19th century

Extent

191 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. f. 7, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. f. 7

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16586

Overview

Historical collections, 19th cent., compiled from manuscripts in the British Museum and Bodleian Library, mainly by Sir Henry Ellis

Biographical / Historical

Sir Henry Ellis (1777-1869) was an English librarian who served as assistant in the Bodleian Library in 1798 and became extra assistant in the British Museum printed books department in 1800.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Dulau & Co., cat. 126 (1925), p. 21.

Physical Facet

half calf, marbled boards
Title
Historical collections, 19th cent., compiled from manuscripts in the British Museum and Bodleian Library, mainly by Sir Henry Ellis
Status
In_process
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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