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Autographs, including a note by F. Douce on the miracle of Bolsena

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MS. Douce d. 7

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Autographs:
  1. (fol. 1). A letter from J. C. Beltrami, Dec. (?) 10, 1828;
  2. (fol. 3). A note by F. Douce on the miracle of Bolsena;
  3. (fol. 5). A letter from J(ames) Kenney, Feb. 10, 1821.

Dates

  • written in 1821-1828

Extent

9 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Douce d. 7, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Douce d. 7

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18688

Abstract

Autographs, including a note by F. Douce on the miracle of Bolsena, written in 1821-1828.

Biographical / Historical

Giacomo Costantino Beltrami (1779-1855) was an explorer.

Francis Douce (1757–1834) was an antiquary and collector.

James Kenney (1780–1849) was a playwright.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 28920.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This appears to be the 'Autographs' 'MS. belonging to Douce', which was bought on July 3, 1866, from M. Samuel for 4s. 6d.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

9 1/4 × 7 5/8 in.
Title
Autographs, including a note by F. Douce on the miracle of Bolsena
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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