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Collection of papers relating to the Ireland Shakespeare forgeries, 'inlaid' by W. H. Ireland for T. Thompson

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MS. Don. c. 28

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Collection of papers relating to the Ireland Shakespeare forgeries, 'inlaid' by W. H. Ireland for T. Thompson (see note on fol. 2v), including:
  1. Fols. 4, 6-30v., S. Ireland, Vindication of his conduct (London, 1796), annotated by W. H. Ireland
  2. Fols. 31-61. W. H. Ireland, Authentic account of the Shakesperian manuscripts (London, 1796)
  3. Fols. 34, 36v, 41, 43v, 44v, 46v. specimen forgeries
  4. Fols. 3, 4v, 5. satirical engravings.

Dates

  • c. 1796

Extent

64 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. c. 28, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. c. 28

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16782

Overview

Collection of papers relating to the Ireland Shakespeare forgeries, 'inlaid' by W. H. Ireland for T. Thompson

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Bookplate and (fol. 4) stamp of the 5th Earl of Rosebery; J. Tregaskis and Son, Fifth Caxton Head Bulletin (1933), item 80.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by J. D. Denis de Vitré through the Friends of the Bodleian, 1933.

Physical Facet

red morocco
Title
Collection of papers relating to the Ireland Shakespeare forgeries, 'inlaid' by W. H. Ireland for T. Thompson
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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