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Part of the Collectanea of John Leland

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MS. Bodl. 353
Held at the Weston Library

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Part of the Collectanea of John Leland, being extracts 'taken out of a manuscript copy of Leyland's own handwriting in the hands of Sr Henry St. George, Clarenceaux King at Arms, procured by Rob: Plot. LL.D. Vniv. Coll. Anno Domini 1682', a transcript from what was recently MS. 12111 in the Phillipps Library, see MS. Bodl. 29780, art.


  • Creation: Written in A.D. 1682


48 pages

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Bodl. 353, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Bodl. 353

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17974


Part of the Collectanea of John Leland

Biographical / Historical

John Leland (c. 1506-1552) was an antiquary.

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. II, no. 2495

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Apparently acquired in or soon after 1682.

Related Materials

The whole of the present transcript is printed in Hearne's Itinerary of John Leland, vol. iv, pp. 135-181 of the 3rd edition (Oxf. 1769).

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/4 × 8 1/2 in.

Part of the Collectanea of John Leland
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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