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Thirty-three letters and documents

 Single Item
MS. Add. C. 199
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Thirty-three letters and documents, all but one in Spanish (one Italian, fol. 29) and all but one dated in 1704 (one of Sept. 22, 1703, fol. 67). These appear to be the contents of a mail-bag dispatched from Cadiz to Mexico, but intercepted en route.


  • Creation: Written in A.D. 1703-1704


97 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Spanish; Castilian

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. C. 199, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Add. C. 199

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20271


Thirty-three letters and documents

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. 30272

Custodial History

'March 4, 1863. Examined by M. Lucena, the Spanish Teacher [at Oxford], & pronounced to be of no value ...'

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired in or before 1863: referenced in 1883 or 1884.

Physical Facet

On paper


12 7/8 × 9 7/8 in.

Thirty-three letters and documents
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom