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A 'History of [the] Parish Church of Aston-juxta-Birmingham, by Alfred Davidson (deceased)...'

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MS. Top. Warw. c. 10

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A 'History of [the] Parish Church of Aston-juxta-Birmingham, by Alfred Davidson (deceased)' Mr. Davidson (of whom there is a short account at fol. 12) died in 1864. At fol. 3 are letters from the sons James and Frank Davidson, 1907-8, presenting the volume, which arrived on March 29, 1908: a printed review of the work is at fols. 11.

Dates

  • Written about A.D. 1860 by A. Davidson

Extent

261 Leaves

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Warw. c. 10

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19644

Overview

A 'History of [the] Parish Church of Aston-juxta-Birmingham, by Alfred Davidson (deceased)...'

Biographical / Historical

Alfred Davidson (fl. 1860-1907).

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. 34145

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented to the Bodleian Library, Oxford, in accordance with Alfred Davidson's wish, by his two sons, September, 1907. At fol. 3 are letters from the sons James and Frank Davidson, 1907-8, presenting the volume, which arrived on March 29, 1908.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

13 1/2 × 8 3/4 in.
Title
A 'History of [the] Parish Church of Aston-juxta-Birmingham, by Alfred Davidson (deceased)...'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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