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Letters to William Wollaston of Shenton in Leicestershire

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MS. Firth d. 1

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Letters to William Wollaston of Shenton in Leicestershire, A.D. 1617-63, chiefly from his brother, Thomas Wollaston of Abbots Langley, co. Herts.: transcribed from the originals formerly in the possession of prof. C. H. Firth.

(fols. 82-end are blank)

Dates

  • Written about 1900 by mrs. G. Parker

Extent

185 Leaves

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Firth d. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19728

Overview

Letters to William Wollaston of Shenton in Leicestershire

Biographical / Historical

William Wollaston (1766-1828) was a physiologist, chemist and physicist.

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. 36202

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by prof. C. H. Firth, Aug. 1, 1913.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

9 1/4 × 7 3/4 in.
Title
Letters to William Wollaston of Shenton in Leicestershire
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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