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John Brand's copy of Observations on popular antiquities (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1777)

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John Brand's own copy of his Observations on popular antiquities (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1777), interleaved with many additional notes and extracts. Many of the additions were incorporated in the 1813 edition by Sir Henry Ellis.

Dates

  • 1777

Extent

2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. e. 242].
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MSS. Eng. misc. e. 242-243

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12814

Biographical / Historical

John Brand (1744-1806) was an antiquary and historian. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volumes were bought from George Sexton of Brighton in 1941.
Title
John Brand's copy of Observations on popular antiquities (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1777)
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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