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Twenty-three letters from Thomas Hearne to the hon. Cuthbert Constable of Burton Constable

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MS. Eng. misc. c. 88

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Twenty-three letters from Thomas Hearne to the hon. Cuthbert Constable of Burton Constable, chiefly relating to Abraham Woodhead, 1730-4, transcribed from the originals in the library of the Yorkshire Archaeological Society at Leeds: also (fol. 47) a transcript of a Latin speech made by Abraham Woodhead at the consecration of the chapel of University college, Oxford, April 17, 1634, from a MS. in the same library: cf. fol. 9.

Dates

  • Written in 1914 by Jas. Singleton

Extent

55 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. c. 88, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. c. 88

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19754

Overview

Twenty-three letters from Thomas Hearne to the hon. Cuthbert Constable of Burton Constable

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Hearne (1678-1735) was an antiquary adn a nonjuror.

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. 36600

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from mr. Jas. Singleton of Leeds, Mar. 19 and Apr. 28, 1914.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

13 3/8 × 8 1/8 in.
Title
Twenty-three letters from Thomas Hearne to the hon. Cuthbert Constable of Burton Constable
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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