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Volume containing letters from Richard Frank to A. C. Ducarel

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MS. Eng. lett. c. 327

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Volume containing letters from:
  1. Fols. 1-2. Richard Frank to A. C. Ducarel, concerning Nathaniel Johnston's manuscripts, 1755
  2. Fol. 3. Johnston to Sir William Dugdale, 1671.

Dates

  • 1755

Extent

4 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. c. 327, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lett. c. 327

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17075

Overview

Volume containing letters from Richard Frank to A. C. Ducarel

Biographical / Historical

Andrew Coltee Ducarel (1713-1785) was a French librarian and antiquary. Nathaniel Johnston (bap. 1629?-d. 1705) was a Scottish politician theorist and antiquary. Sir William Dugdale (1605-1686) was an English publisher.

Custodial History

Possibly owned by William Upcott; numbered 4231 on front pastedown; Phillipps MS. 26285 (formerly numbered 12116 in error).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 26 June 1974, lot 2962.

Physical Facet

Green half calf, marbled boards, endpapers watermarked 1829
Title
Volume containing letters from Richard Frank and Nathaniel Johnston
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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