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A manual of natural history compiled by George Crabbe

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MS. Don. e. 34

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A manual of natural history compiled by George Crabbe, dated 1767 (p. 1).

Dates

  • 1767

Extent

232 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. e. 34, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. e. 34

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7630

Overview

A manual of natural history compiled by George Crabbe

Biographical / Historical

George Crabbe (1754-1832) was an English poet and Church of England clergyman.

Custodial History

Given by J. W. Crabbe to Dawson Turner, 1834; Puttick & Simpson, 6 June 1859 (Turner sale), lot 120; label inside front cover inscribed 'James Read. Mildenhall'.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Ellis (F. B. Benger) cat. 8 (1950), item 28, given by the Friends of the Bodleian.

Physical Facet

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Title
A manual of natural history compiled by George Crabbe
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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