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Holograph fair copy of 'The library' by George Crabbe

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MS. Don. d. 80

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Holograph fair copy of 'The library' by George Crabbe, with (fols. 23-55) an interleaved copy of the first edition (London, 1781). Verse in Crum.

Dates

  • 1781

Extent

65 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. d. 80, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. d. 80

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16947

Overview

Holograph fair copy of 'The library' by George Crabbe

Biographical / Historical

George Crabbe (1754-1832), was an English poet and Church of England clergyman.

Custodial History

Bookplates of J. B. Payne and A. M. Broadley; Sotheby's, 22 Jan. 1903, lot 207.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Quaritch and given by the Friends of the Bodleian, 1942.

Physical Facet

half red morocco
Title
Holograph fair copy of 'The library' by George Crabbe
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom