Miscellaneous manuscripts owned by North. The manuscripts include English, Latin and Norman French (Anglo-Norman).
- 13th-16th cent.
Language of Materials
- French, Old (842-ca.1400)
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Add. A. 105].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Add. A. 105-107; Top. Lincs. d. 1; Top. Suffolk d. 15
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13962
Biographical / Historical
John Sidney North (d. 1894) was a colonel.
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, nos. 29002-6.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The manuscripts were bought from J. Sidney North in 1871 for £160.
- North Manuscripts
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description
- Script of description