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Correspondence, extracts and notes of the rev. James Charles Blomfield

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MS. Top. Oxon d. 52

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Correspondence, extracts and notes of the rev. James Charles Blomfield, chiefly relating to his History of the Deanery of Bicester and especially to Launton, where he lived. Some of the letters are from:
  1. Bloxam, John Rouse (two), 1865 (fols. 46, 142).
  2. Earle, rev. prof. John (three), 1865-6 (fol. 7v).
  3. Hester, George P., town clerk of Oxford (two), 1865 (fols. 94, 190).
  4. Liddell, H. G., dean of Christ Church,
  5. Oxford (two), 1866 (foll. 29, 115). Pattison, rev. Mark (three), 1865 (fol. 23).
  6. Stanley, A. P., dean of Westminster (two), 1866 (fol. 82).
  7. Symons, B. P., warden of Wadham (one), May 13, 1865 (fol. 157).
The book was originally used as a notebook, and fol. 284 to end are blank.

Dates

  • Written chiefly in 1865-1866

Extent

323 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Oxon d. 52

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19472

Abstract

Correspondence, extracts and notes of the rev. James Charles Blomfield

Biographical / Historical

James Charles Blomfield (1821-1895) was rector of Launton and 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. 32756

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from mr. W. Downing, bookseller of Birmingham, in May, 1899.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

9 1/2 × 7 5/8 in.
Title
Correspondence, extracts and notes of the rev. James Charles Blomfield
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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