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Letters to Samuel Pegge

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Letters to Samuel Pegge, with a list of correspondents at the front of each volume.

Dates

  • 1725-75

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. MSS. Eng. lett. d. 43, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. lett. d. 43-6

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13314

Abstract

Letters to Samuel Pegge

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Pegge the elder (1704-96) was Prebendary of Lincoln and an antiquary. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Custodial History

Bookplate of Sir Christopher Pegge in d. 43, his signature in d. 44; signature of R. M. Boultbee in d. 45 and d. 46.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were bought from William Smith and Son of Reading in 1932, cat. 86, 1294.
Title
Letters to Samuel Pegge
Status
Published
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom