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'An Account of Acts of Parliament for making Rivers & Canals navigable'

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MS. Top. gen. e. 48

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'An Account of Acts of Parliament for making Rivers & Canals navigable', arranged under each river or canal in chronological order, from 1425 to 1788: at pp. v-ix are some inserted notes on the same subject by dr. Philip Bliss.

Dates

  • Written about A.D. 1790

Extent

82 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. gen. e. 48, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. gen. e. 48

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20484

Overview

'An Account of Acts of Parliament for making Rivers & Canals navigable'

Biographical / Historical

Philip Bliss (1787-1857) was an antiquary and editor.

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. 30715

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

7 7/8 × 6 1/2 in.
Title
'An Account of Acts of Parliament for making Rivers & Canals navigable'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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