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Guard-book of letters

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MS. Eng. lett. e. 118

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Guard-book of letters, including letters;
  1. Fols. 1-42. to G. F. Watts and his wife, 1887-1906
  2. Fols. 93-111. of Sir George Grove, c.1880-1892
  3. Fols. 152-92. from Richard Monckton Milnes, Baron Houghton, to W. D. Christie, c.1838-1869, n.d.

Dates

  • 19th-20th century

Extent

222 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. e. 118, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lett. e. 118

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17188

Overview

Guard-book of letters

Biographical / Historical

George Frederic Watts (1817-1904) was an English painter and sculptor. Sir George Grove (1820-1900) was an English writer on music and lexicographer.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired, 1970-1.
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

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom