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Description of Dunkirk, with maps

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MS. Add. A. 194

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'Description historique et abrégée de la ville de Dunkerque, depuis Son origine, en l'an 646, Jusqu'en 1768, avec les plans y relatifs, dessinés par h. E. Dion ': the plans and views are carefully drawn and coloured and especially deal with the fortifications.


  • written in A.D. 1769


96 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 194, pp. 1-2]
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MS. Add. A. 194

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18840


Description of Dunkirk, with maps, written in A.D. 1769.

Biographical / Historical

H. E. Dion (fl. 1769).

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. V, no. 29174.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from W. H. Gee, bookseller of Oxford, on Feb. 27, 1880, for £1 10s.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 × 10 1/2 in.
Description of Dunkirk, with maps
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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