Autograph Collection of Rev. G.J. Chester
Four volumes of English autographs collected by G.J. Chester.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Autogr. c. 2].
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MSS. Autogr. c. 2-3, d. 1, e. 1
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 12856
Biographical / Historical
Rev. G.J. Chester (1831-1892) was an Egyptologist.
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. 29899-902.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The volumes were presented to the Library by G.J. Chester on 8 May 1889.
- Autograph Collection of Rev. G.J. Chester
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description