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Huggett Manuscripts

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Manuscripts of Rev. Roger Huggett, c.1670-1768. They each bear a red leather label with Huggett's name, and a manuscript armorial bookplate.

Dates

  • c.1670-1768

Extent

0.33 Linear metres (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Bodl. 892, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Bodl. 892-894

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18498

Abstract

Manuscripts of Rev. Roger Huggett, c.1670-1768.

Biographical / Historical

Rev. Roger Huggett (c.1711-1769) was the librarian of Eton College, an antiquary and vicar of Hartley Westpall, Hampshire.

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. 27882-27884.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The three manuscripts were bequeathed to the Library by the rev. Roger Huggett, M.A., vicar of Hartley Westpall, Hampshire, and received on Jan. 4, 1770.
Title
Huggett Manuscripts
Status
Published
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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