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'Catholic Claims'

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MS. Eng. misc. c. 10

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'Catholic Claims', an anonymous letter from a Roman Catholic to dr. Herbert Marsh, bishop of Peterborough, in answer to a recent Charge of the latter delivered in July, 1827, on Catholic Emancipation: beg. 'My Lord, The conscientious and therefore honourable refusal'.

(fols. 1, 8-24 are blank paper)


  • Written in or soon after A.D. 1828


24 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. c. 10, fols. 1-2]
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MS. Eng. misc. c. 10

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20380


'Catholic Claims'

Biographical / Historical

Dr. Herbert Marsh (1828) bishop of Peterborough.

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. 30490

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found unbound on the shelves in 1888.

Physical Facet

On paper


12 5/8 × 8 1/2 in.
'Catholic Claims'
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom