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Microfilms of Holkham Manuscripts


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Microfilm copies of the manuscripts in the Library of the Earl of Leicester at Holkham Hall.


  • Creation: 20th century


103 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Film 478].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Film 478-93, 589-94, 609-10, 625-6, 634-8, 648, 662-85, 697, 754-6, 760, 783-4, 843-4, 870-3, 928-30, 957-60, 1058, 1090, 1092-4, 1176, 1372-5, 1451-6, 1500, 1535, 1544, 1559, 1578-84

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 9176

Biographical / Historical

Holkham Hall houses the Library of the Earl of Leicester.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library.

For description of contents see S. de Ricci, Handlist of MSS. in the Library of the Earl of Leicester at Holkham Hall (1932), (Supplement to the Bibliographical Society's Transactions no. 7).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The microfilms were acquired at various dates.

Existence and Location of Copies

The originals are located at Holkham Hall.

Microfilms of Holkham Manuscripts
Emily Tarrant
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom