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Commonplace book of R. H. Leigh of Wigan

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MS. Top. Lancs. d. 3

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Commonplace book of R. H. Leigh of Wigan, containing notes on the history of his family, with:
  1. (fols. 6-16) index of names and some subjects;
  2. (fols. 169v-172) accounts of public and some private collections of manuscripts.

Dates

  • c.1820-1830

Extent

181 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Lancs. d. 3, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Lancs. d. 3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 9019

Abstract

Commonplace book of R. H. Leigh of Wigan, c.1820-1830.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

From the archive of Claude Jenkins; given through E. G. W. Bill, 1960.

Physical Facet

Green vellum binding
Title
Commonplace book of R. H. Leigh of Wigan
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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