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Seven letters, from H.R.H. Frederick, duke of York

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MS. Autogr. c. 13
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Seven letters, from H.R.H. Frederick, duke of York, and others, forming part of the correspondence of sir Herbert Taylor, to whom five are addressed. A descriptive list of the letters is given at fol. 3 in a letter of donation to the library, April 28, 1915, from the rev. Charles Plummer, fellow of Corpus Christi college, Oxford, by whom letters 2-5 and 7 were published in the English Historical Review, xxx (Oct. 1915), p. 706.


  • Creation: Written in 1801-1832


17 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. Autogr. c. 13

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19784


Seven letters, from H.R.H. Frederick, duke of York

Biographical / Historical

Sir Herbert Taylor (1775-1839) was a lieutenant general.

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. 36875

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Charles Plummer on 28 April 1915.

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/8 × 8 5/8 in.

Seven letters, from H.R.H. Frederick, duke of York
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