manuscripts from the collection of John Fell
- Summary Catalogue, vol. II
pt. 2, pp. 1211-4. Note that MSS. Fell 1, 3, and 4 were given to Salisbury
Cathedral Library in 1985; for the circumstances surrounding this transfer, see
David Vaisey, 'Thomas Hyde and manuscript collecting at the Bodleian Library',
in The foundations of scholarship: libraries and collecting, 1650-1750:
papers presented at a Clark Library seminar, 9 March 1985 (Los Angeles,
1992), pp. 3-27. The Bodleian has consultation microfilms of all three.
History of the collection A brief history
of the collection may be found preceding the Summary Catalogue entries
cited above. In due course we hope to make a copy of the text available here.
Western manuscripts to
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