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Letters to Sir Robert Southwell from Philip Madoxe

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Letters to Robert Southwell from Philip Madoxe.

Dates

  • 1683-1690

Extent

0.22 Linear metres (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 53, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. lett. c. 53-54

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13332

Abstract

Letters to Sir Robert Southwell from Philip Madoxe

Biographical / Historical

Sir Robert Southwell (1635-1702) was a diplomat. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography. Philip Madoxe was his agent at Whitehall.

Custodial History

Thomas Thorpe, 1836 catalogue, item 812; Phillipps MS. 8588; Sotheby's, 15 June 1908, lot 500; ticket of R. D. Steedman, bookseller, Newcastle-on-Tyne.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were bought from A. Rogers of Newcastle in 1937.
Title
Letters to Sir Robert Southwell from Philip Madoxe
Status
Completed
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