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Some notes about Hertford college, Oxford

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MS. Top. Oxon c. 25
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Some notes about Hertford college, Oxford:

  1. Fol. 1. a list of principals of Hart hall, etc., from 1284
  2. Fol. 64v rev. a list of benefactors and benefactions to Hertford college, to 1790
  3. The whole seems to be in the hand of dr. Bernard Hodgson, the last principal (see fol. 61v rev.)

(fol. 6-60 are blank)


  • Creation: Written about A.D. 1780-1790 by B. Hodgson


65 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. Top. Oxon c. 25

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20536


Some notes about Hertford college, Oxford

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. 30778

Immediate Source of Acquisition

'G. A. 11' (olim 16) in Hertford college library. 'This book was left with E. Rowden by G. Roberson in 1859', cf. no. 28904.

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, red morocco with gold ornament, contemporary


15 × 9 7/8 in.

Some notes about Hertford college, Oxford
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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