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Manx miscellanies, comprising the preface to the Manx hymns printed at Douglas

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MS. Manx e. 1

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Manx miscellanies, comprising the preface to the Manx hymns printed at Douglas in 1799 translated into English (fol. 2), Manx verses by Edward Faragher, 1901 (fol. 4), a Manx letter from Clague y Ferlhee, 1898 (fol. 5), etc.

(fols. 8-24 are blank paper)

Dates

  • Written in 1878-1891

Extent

24 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Gaelic; Scottish Gaelic

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Manx e. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19503

Abstract

Manx miscellanies, comprising the preface to the Manx hymns printed at Douglas

Biographical / Historical

Edward Faragher (1831-1908) was a Manx poet, folklorist and cultural guardian.

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. 32945

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by mr. E. S. Dodgson, some of whose papers are in the volume, on Sept. 10, 1901.

Physical Facet

On paper
Title
Manx miscellanies, comprising the preface to the Manx hymns printed at Douglas
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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