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Transcripts by George Harbin of William Camden's 'copies of his own Latin letters

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MS. Lat. misc. e. 88

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Transcripts by George Harbin of William Camden's 'copies of his own Latin letters, written in his own hand, in the library of John Anstis ... 1716, never yet printed'.

Many of the letters are also copied in Bodl., MS. Smith 74 (SC 15680), pp. 1-63.

74 pages, 49-71 blank.

Dates

  • Date not recorded at time of cataloguing

Extent

74 pages

Language of Materials

Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Lat. misc. e. 88, pp. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. misc. e. 88

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16909

Overview

Transcripts by George Harbin of William Camden's 'copies of his own Latin letters.

Biographical / Historical

George Harbin (c.1665-1744) nonjuror and historical writer.

Custodial History

Bought with other Harbin manuscripts from Sir Alexander Malet by Sir Thomas Phillipps, 1831; Phillipps MS. 4863; Sotheby's, 10 June 1896, lot 168.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Chaucer Head Bookshop, cat. 677 (1937), 96.

Physical Facet

notebook with engraving on upper wrapper
Title
Transcripts by George Harbin of William Camden's 'copies of his own Latin letters
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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