Manuscripts of Thomas Perrott, including:
- 'The letters of Sr John Perrott, Lord Deputy of Ireland, to the Queene and her cheife Ministers of state,' 11 July 1584-26 May 1586, on Irish public affairs
- Copies of manuscripts relating to French and English history
- 16th-17th century
0.99 Linear metres (9 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Perrott 1, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Perrott 1-9
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13323
Biographical / Historical
Thomas Perrott, of St. John's College, Oxford (matriculated 15 February 1710, BCL 1716, DCL 1721).
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. III, nos. 9766-9774.
The nine manuscripts were at one point in twenty-six parts.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The nine manuscripts were presented to the Library by Perrott in 1727.
- Perrott Manuscripts
- Collection Level Description by; EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
- EAD version 2020
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