A notebook and diary of Samuel Wells of East Portlemouth
A notebook and diary of Samuel Wells of East Portlemouth (perhaps of All Souls college, Oxford), chiefly written in 1730 at Oxford. Some engravings have been inserted, and a note of 'Books distributed in the Parish of East Portlemouth, August 1772', a list of tracts.
- Creation: Written chiefly in A.D. 1730 by S. Wells
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. f. 1, fols. 1-2]
MS. Eng. hist. f. 1
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 20090
A notebook and diary of Samuel Wells of East Portlemouth, written chiefly in A.D. 1730 by S. Wells.
Biographical / Historical
Samuel Wells (fl. 1730) of East Portlemouth.
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. 29730.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presented in 1887 by the executors of dr. J. B. Lightfoot, rector of Exeter college, Oxford.
6 1/4 × 4 in.
- A notebook and diary of Samuel Wells of East Portlemouth
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