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Letters from the Rev. John Rouse Bloxam to Major General Gibbes Rigaud

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Letters from the Rev. John Rouse Bloxam, D.D., of Beeding Priory, Sussex, to Major General Gibbes Rigaud of Oxford, July 14, 1877-Jan. 1, 1885, with a few letters from other persons. The volumes contain:
  1. 1877-1879;
  2. 1880;
  3. 1881;
  4. 1882;
  5. 1883;
  6. 1884-1885.
Notes relating to Oxford and especially to Magdalen college, cardinal Newman and Thomas Mozley, abound, with many connected with Beeding and the neighbourhood.

Dates

  • 1877-1884

Extent

0.66 Linear metres (6 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Add. B. 113].
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MSS. Add. B. 113-118

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20014

Abstract

Letters from the Rev. John Rouse Bloxam, written in 1877-1884.

Biographical / Historical

John Rouse Bloxam (1807–1891) 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, nos. 29629-29634.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by the Rev. John Rigaud in October, 1886.
Title
Letters from the Rev. John Rouse Bloxam to Major General Gibbes Rigaud
Status
Completed
Author
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Date
EAD version 2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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