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A collection of dance tunes, presented by 'Georgie Brigstock'

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MS. Mus. f. 30

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A collection of dance tunes, presented by 'Georgie Brigstock', who appears to have written fols. 3-48, to her cousin Louisa Grace Elliott in 1829. There are notes of occasions when the tunes were used in 1829-33, and of sources of some of them. There are additional tunes and songs, dated from 1834 to 1859, on fols. 49-59.


  • Creation: Written chiefly about A.D. 1829


60 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Mus. f. 30, fols. 1-2].

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MS. Mus. f. 30

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19837


A collection of dance tunes, presented by 'Georgie Brigstock'

Biographical / Historical

Georgie Brigstock (fl. 1829).

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, no. 35192

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Frederick C. Wellstood on April 9, 1910.

Physical Facet

On paper


5 × 7 5/8 in.

A collection of dance tunes, presented by 'Georgie Brigstock'
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom