Skip to main content

'Letters of Percy Church [d. 1675] in the British Museum and Public Record Office. Transcribed ... by [prof.] Arthur Herbert Church

 Single Item
MS. Eng. misc. d. 39

  • How to
    request
'Letters of Percy Church [d. 1675] in the British Museum and Public Record Office. Transcribed ... by [prof.] Arthur Herbert Church, M.A., D.Sc., of Lincoln College, Oxford; F.R.S., F.S.A., with a Pedigree and [printed] Memoir of Percy Church.'

Thirty-seven letters are here, 1634 (one) and 1655-60/61, chiefly written when he was a Royalist in exile in Flanders and France.

Dates

  • Written about A.D. 1905 (?) by A. H. Church

Extent

102 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 39, fols. 1-2]
Please see our help page for further guidance on citing archives and manuscripts.

Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 39

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19589

Overview

'Letters of Percy Church [d. 1675] in the British Museum and Public Record Office. Transcribed ... by [prof.] Arthur Herbert Church

Biographical / Historical

Sir Arthur Herbert Church (1834-1915) was a chemist.

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. 33646

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by prof. Church on Oct. 20, 1906.

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, reddish brown morocco with gold ornament; with a Bodleian bookplate

Dimensions

10 1/4 × 8 3/8 in.
Title
'Letters of Percy Church [d. 1675] in the British Museum and Public Record Office. Transcribed ... by [prof.] Arthur Herbert Church
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom