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Letters mainly of John Payne Collier, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps and John P. Prendergast

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 15

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Letters from:
  1. Fol. 5. John Payne Collier, 1863-72
  2. Fol. 100. James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, 1866-87
  3. Fol. 188. John P. Prendergast, 1886-87, with a few others
All to mr. H. S. Harper of the Bodleian, chiefly with reference to copying work done for them in that Library.

Dates

  • Written in 1856-1887

Extent

203 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 15, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 15

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18931

Overview

Letters

Biographical / Historical

John Payne Collier (1789-1883) was a Shakespearean scholar and forger, antiquary and journalist. James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps (1820-1889) was an antiquary and literary scholar. John Patrick Prendergast (1808-1893) was a land agent and Irish historian.

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. VI, no. 31034

Immediate Source of Acquisition

'Given by the late mr. H. S. Harper's son [Guy]. Delivered to the Librarian, 19 Oct. 1891.'

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

9 1/2 × 6 1/4 in.
Title
Letters mainly of John Payne Collier, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps and John P. Prendergast
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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