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'Coaching In and Out of Oxford from 1820 to 1840...' by William Bayzand

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MS. Add. A. 262

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'Coaching In and Out of Oxford from 1820 to 1840, by A Chip of the Old Block, with Anecdotes and Reminiscence's In His 75 year', an illiterate but interesting personal account written by William Bayzand, for many years janitor at the Radcliffe Camera in Oxford.

It is written in pencil, and (fols. 76-end) are blank.

Dates

  • written in A.D. 1883 at Oxford by W. Bayzand

Extent

113 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 262, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. A. 262

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19043

Abstract

'Coaching In and Out of Oxford from 1820 to 1840...' by William Bayzand, written in A.D. 1883 at Oxford by W. Bayzand

Biographical / Historical

William Bayzand (1808-1886) was a janitor at the Radcliffe Camera in Oxford.

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. 29382.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from W. Bayzand on Feb. 2, 1884, for 5s.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 7/8 × 7 1/4 in.
Title
'Coaching In and Out of Oxford from 1820 to 1840...' by William Bayzand
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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