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Letters from distinguished persons to bp. Gilbert Burnet

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MS. Add. A. 191

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Letters from distinguished persons to bp. Gilbert Burnet, 1680-1713, as follows:
  1. Arran, Charles earl of (one), June 21, 1698 (fol. 72).
  2. Godolphin, Sidney earl of (six), 1704-11 (fol. 25).
  3. Halifax, George marquis of (eleven), 1680-82 (fol. 74).
  4. Hamilton, William duke of (one), May 20, 1690 (fol. 95).
  5. Hamilton, Anne duchess of (two), 1694-1713 (foll. 97, 101).
  6. Hamilton, James duke of (one), Aug. 24, 1700 (fol. 99).
  7. Marlborough, John duke of (two), 1700 (fol. 9).
  8. Marlborough, Sarah duchess of (three), 1710 (fol. 1).
  9. Nottingham, Daniel earl of (three), 1689-92 (fol. 103).
  10. Pembroke, Thomas earl of (two), 1693-7 (fol. 109).
  11. Ranelagh, Richard earl (one), July 13, 1689 (fol. 113).
  12. Rochester, Laurence earl of (two), 1691 (fol. 115).
  13. Somers, John lord (three), 1693-1709 (fol. 119).
  14. Sunderland, Robert earl of, d. 1702 (six), undated (fol. 13).
  15. Tenison, archbp. Thomas (eighteen), 1694-8 (fol. 36).
  16. Townshend, Charles lord (one), March 18, 1710 (fol. 125).

Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1680-1713

Extent

128 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 191, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. A. 191

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20191

Overview

Letters from distinguished persons to bp. Gilbert Burnet

Biographical / Historical

Gilbert Burnet (1643-1715) was Bishop of Salisbury and a historian.

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. 30175

Immediate Source of Acquisition

These papers may have come in 1835 and have lain unnoticed till they were bound about 1879.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

9 3/4 × 8 5/8 in.
Title
Letters from distinguished persons to bp. Gilbert Burnet
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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