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Minor notes, manuscript and printed, on the University and Colleges of Oxford

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MS. Top. Oxon d. 22

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Minor notes, manuscript and printed, on the University and Colleges of Oxford, collected, arranged, and partly written by dr. Philip Bliss, and designed to supplement Ingram's Memorials of Oxford. Among the notes are:
  1. Fol. 72. a copy of 'The account of instruments, bookes and other necessaryes bought for the publique Schoole of Musicke', 1670
  2. A list of the contributors of money for the purpose (1665-75) is given at fol. 93
  3. Fol. 89. a copy of 'The accounts of ... monies ... received and layd out ... for the entertaynement of Palatine Laskie a noblemen of Polonia', 1583
Many of the notes are on modern subjects, as (fol. 2) about the proposed employment of Pugin as architect for some restorations at Balliol, in 1843.

Dates

  • Written about 1840-1850 (?)

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon d. 22, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Oxon d. 22

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18984

Abstract

Minor notes, manuscript and printed, on the University and Colleges of Oxford

Biographical / Historical

Philip Bliss (1787-1857) was an antiquary and editor.

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. 31160

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

10 1/4 × 8 1/2 in.
Title
Minor notes, manuscript and printed, on the University and Colleges of Oxford
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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