Archive of Christian Cole
'Memoirs of affairs of state' by Christian Cole, as prepared for the printer (London, 1733), with prospectus for printing by subscription, February 1732. The manuscript contains a considerable amount omitted from the printed text, covering October 1701-April 1702.
0.33 Linear metres (3 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. c. 315, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. hist. c. 315-317
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7788
Archive of Christian Cole, 1732-1733
Biographical / Historical
Christian Cole (fl 1732-1733), writer.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 39949-51.
Owned by Sir Samuel Egerton Brydges ('Lee Priory' on c. 315, fol. i).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought from Maggs in 1951.
- Catalogue of the archive of Christian Cole
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
- EAD version 2019
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