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Guard-book of letters

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MS. Eng. lett. d. 74

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Guard-book of letters, including letters:
  1. Fols. 160-85. from G. R. Gleig to John Murray, 1829-32
  2. Fols. 186-202. from John Keble to Frederic Rogers, Baron Blachford, 1844-60
  3. Fols. 257-90. to Sir Samuel Egerton Brydges, 1802-14.

Dates

  • 18th-20th century

Extent

294 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. d. 74, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lett. d. 74

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17105, 7186, 7196, 7185

Overview

Guard-book of letters

Biographical / Historical

George Robert Gleig (1796-1888) was a Scottish chaplain to the armed forces and an author. John Keble (1792-1866) was an English Church of England clergyman and poet. Frederic Rogers (1811-1889), Baron Blachford, was an English civil servant. Sir Samuel Egerton Brydges (1762-1837), first baronet, was an English writer and genealogist.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired, 1934-48.
Title
Guard-book of letters
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom