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Letters collected by David Nichol Smith

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MS. Eng. lett. d. 219

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18th- and 19th-cent. letters collected by David Nichol Smith, including letters from;
  1. Fols. 37-51. Alexander Chalmers to Cadell and Davies, 1803-11
  2. Fols. 57-82. J. Payne Collier to Thomas Amyot, 1837-44.

Dates

  • 18th-19th-century

Extent

92 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. d. 219, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lett. d. 219

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17128

Overview

Letters collected by David Nichol Smith

Biographical / Historical

David Nichol Smith (1875-1962) was a Scottish literary scholar. Alexander Chalmers (1759-1834) was a Scottish biographer and literary editor. John Payne Collier (1789-1883) was an English literary editor and forger. Thomas Amyot (1775-1850) was an English lawyer and antiquary.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Mrs. Nichol Smith, 1962.
Title
Letters collected by David Nichol Smith
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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