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'Autographs of Bodleian benefactors, 1752-1832'

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MS. Autogr. d. 3

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'Autographs of Bodleian benefactors, 1752-1832'; the letters are from:
  1. Fol. 1a. Thomas Carte, Nov. 11, 1752
  2. Fol. 2. Edm. Malone to his father Edmond, Dec. 29, 1766
  3. Fol. 4a. Richard Gough, Sept. 8, 1772
  4. Fol. 5. the same, May 26, 1792
  5. Fol. 7. Edm. Malone to Isaac Reed, n.d
  6. Fol. 9. F. Douce (June 19, 1832)
  7. Fol. 12. Letter of Thomas Carte, 1738
(the rest of the volume is blank)

Dates

  • Written in 1752-1832

Extent

43 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Autogr. d. 3, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Autogr. d. 3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19217

Abstract

'Autographs of Bodleian benefactors, 1752-1832'

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Carte (1686-1754) was a historian. Edmund Malone (1741-1812) was a critic and author. Richard Gough (1735-1809) was an antiquary. Isaac Reed (1742-1807) was a Shakespearean editor and antiquary. Francis Douce (1757-1834) was an antiquary.

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. 31753

Immediate Source of Acquisition

  1. Bought.. 18. 5. 1894, no. 4277 in the Hugh Galbraith Reid sale
  2. Part of lot 75 in Sotheby's cat. of Ap. 10, 1893, then bought by the Bodleian
  3. Bought.. on Oct. 27, 1892 from the cat. of Noel Conway & Co.
  4. Bought 1. 2. 1894 from Joseph B. Cooke, Holy, Leicester
  5. Part of lot 75 in Sotheby's cat. of Ap. 10, 1893, then bought by the Bodleian
  6. Part of lot 76 in Sotheby's cat. of Ap. 10, 1893, then bought by the Bodleian
  7. Bought, P. J. amp; A. E. Dobell, cat. 36 (1924), 72

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

10 3/8 × 7 3/4 in.
Title
'Autographs of Bodleian benefactors, 1752-1832'
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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