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Folklore Notes of Rev. Addison Crofton

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Folklore notes by the Rev. Addison Crofton of Settle, consisting of copies of nursery rhymes, country songs, words used in children's games, proverbs, and the like, chiefly in verse, with notes: each volume has an index.

Dates

  • 1901

Extent

0.20 Linear metres (4 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. e. 39, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. misc. e. 39-42

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13634

Abstract

Folklore Notes of Rev. Addison Crofton

Biographical / Historical

Addison Crofton (1846-1904) was Rector of St Elisabeth's, Reddish, Lancashire.

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. VI, nos. 33079-33082.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented to the Library by Mr. Crofton on April 7 and (MS. Eng. misc. e. 42) Sept. 25, 1902.

Dimensions

8 1/8 × 6 1/2 in.
Title
Folklore Notes of Rev. Addison Crofton
Status
Completed
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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