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A transcript of the pretended romance A trewe & feythfull Hystorie of ... Prince Radapanthus

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MS. Add. A. 212

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A transcript of the pretended romance A trewe & feythfull Hystorie of ... Prince Radapanthus, as 'reprinted' by its author John Adey Repton in 1820. This copy, which reproduces some of the ornament of the 1820 edition, was made about 1830-40 by Edwin Hickman, afterwards in the employ of the Bodleian, upon fly-leaves of old paper from All Souls MSS. 201-75. Hickman has written a later note about his work on fols. 1-2.

Dates

  • Written about A.D. 1830-1840 by E. Hickman

Extent

31 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 212, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. A. 212

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20201

Overview

A transcript of the pretended romance A trewe & feythfull Hystorie of ... Prince Radapanthus

Biographical / Historical

John Adey Repton (1775-1860) was an architect and antiquary.

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. 30185

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired about 1882.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 1/4 × 6 3/8 in.
Title
A transcript of the pretended romance A trewe & feythfull Hystorie of ... Prince Radapanthus
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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