Verse and prose pieces by William Dovaston (1743-1765)
Verse and prose pieces by William Dovaston (1743-65), with some collected by him, copied by his brother John, with: (pp. v-x) an account of William by John; (p. 89) a list of contents.
- Creation: c.1765
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. e. 115, pp. 1-2].
MS. Eng. poet. e. 115
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 16284
Verse and prose pieces by William Dovaston (1743-1765).
Biographical / Historical
Biographical details unknown.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991). Vol. 2, no. 46492.
Bookplate of J. F. M. Dovaston (1782-1854).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought, Hofmann & Freeman, cat. 26 (1968), 12.
- Verse and prose pieces by William Dovaston (1743-1765)
- EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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