An account of a quarrel between G. Monro and Dr. Philip Hayes
An account of a quarrel between G. Monro and dr. Philip Hayes, because the latter was believed to have refused miss George permission to sing at the former's benefit at the Holywell Music Room in Oxford, 16 Nov. 1780. It includes 'Tweedledum and Tweedledee, a new musical interlude', satirizing the quarrel: with the music of one of the songs.
(fols. 2-12, 28-68 are blank)
- Creation: Written in about 1780 at Oxford
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon e. 48, fols. 1-2]
MS. Top. Oxon e. 48
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 18994
An account of a quarrel between G. Monro and dr. Philip Hayes
Biographical / Historical
Biographical details unknown.
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. 31175
'From the Thoms collection.'
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased, 26 July 1890, at the Cosens sale (lot 263), of which family a bookplate is in the volume.
7 7/8 × 6 1/4 in.
- An account of a quarrel between G. Monro and dr. Philip Hayes
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