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Samuel Denne, The history and antiquities of Rochester

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MS. Top. Kent e. 5

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An interleaved copy, incomplete, of Samuel Denne, The history and antiquities of Rochester (Rochester, 1772), with manuscript additions and corrections by Denne.

Dates

  • 1772

Extent

213 manuscript leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Kent e. 5, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Kent e. 5

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18030

Abstract

An interleaved copy, incomplete, of Samuel Denne, The history and antiquities of Rochester (Rochester, 1772), with manuscript additions and corrections by Denne.

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Denne (1730–1799) was an English antiquary.

Custodial History

Owned by F. W. Cock, 1929; possibly part of lot 162, Sotheby's, 8 May 1944 (Cock sale); bought by E. H. W. Meyerstein 'for 15s. on Jeffery's stall in Farringdon Road, London, autumn 1944' (note on fol. 3).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by E. H. W. Meyerstein in memory of his parents, Sir Edward and Lady Meyerstein, 1945.

Physical Facet

19th-century half calf, marbled boards
Title
Samuel Denne, 'The history and antiquities of Rochester'
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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