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A letter from Isaac Johnson to John Nichols

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MS. Top. Suffolk d. 14
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A letter from Isaac Johnson to John Nichols, March 21, 1793, followed by seven drawings of Suffolk fonts and of a pyramid made out of antiquities from Letheringham, at Brandeston. At fol. 12 is a letter from the rev. Francis Leighton to Richard Gough, Dec. 22, 1791.


  • Creation: Written in A.D. 1791-1793


17 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Suffolk d. 14, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Top. Suffolk d. 14

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20561


A letter from Isaac Johnson to John Nichols

Biographical / Historical

Isaac Johnson (1754-1835) was an antiquary.

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. 30809

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper


11 × 9 in.

A letter from Isaac Johnson to John Nichols
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom