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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.


  • Creation: 1877-1884


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


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.

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