Autograph prayer by Elizabeth Carter
Autograph prayer by Elizabeth Carter, 1778, endorsed by her nephew and executor, Montagu Pennington.
- Creation: 1778
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. th. e. 163, fol. 1].
MS. Eng. th. e. 163
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 16384
Autograph prayer by Elizabeth Carter, 1778.
Biographical / Historical
Elizabeth Carter (1717–1806) was a British poet, translator, and writer.
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. 46752.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought, Sotheby's, 25 Oct. 1971 (William Rees-Mogg sale), lot 440.
- Autograph prayer by Elizabeth Carter
- EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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