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Transcripts, watermark 1834, of letters from John Wilkes to his election agent John Dell

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MS. Eng. lett. c. 57

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At fol. i is a note in John Lee's hand 'The original letters ... are in the possession of John Dell Esqr. of Aylesbury-a descendant of the gentleman to whom they are addressed ...'.

(fols. 44-67 are blank)

Dates

  • 1753-1781

Extent

68 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. c. 57, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lett. c. 57

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17023

Overview

Transcripts, watermark 1834, of letters from John Wilkes to his election agent John Dell

Biographical / Historical

John Wilkes (1725–1797) was an English politician.

Custodial History

Bookplate of John Lee (Hartwell MS. 618).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Francis Norman, cat. 10 (1938), 325.

Physical Facet

Half blue morocco, marbled boards, 1836
Title
Transcripts, watermark 1834, of letters from John Wilkes to his election agent John Dell
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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