Folklore Notes of Rev. Addison Crofton
Folklore notes by Crofton, consisting of copies of nursery rhymes, country songs, words used in children's games, proverbs, and the like, chiefly in verse, with notes.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. e. 39].
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MSS. Eng. misc. e. 39-42
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13634
Biographical / Historical
Rev. Addison Crofton of Settle.
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. VI, nos. 33079-82.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was presented to the Library by Crofton in 1902.
- Folklore Notes of Rev. Addison Crofton
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description