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A notebook and diary of Samuel Wells of East Portlemouth

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MS. Eng. hist. f. 1

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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.

Dates

  • Written chiefly in A.D. 1730 by S. Wells

Extent

46 Leaves

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Eng. hist. f. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20090

Overview

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.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

6 1/4 × 4 in.
Title
A notebook and diary of Samuel Wells of East Portlemouth
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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