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Collection Level Description: Lectures of Dr. Edward Cardwell

Reference: MSS. Eng. hist. d. 84-6, d. 87/1-2, d. 88; Eng. th. d. 5/1-2
Title: Lectures of Dr. Edward Cardwell
Dates of Creation: 1810-50
Extent: 8 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Dr. Edward Cardwell (1787-1861) was Professor of Ancient History, University of Oxford, 1825-61, and Principal of St. Alban Hall, 1831-61. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Lectures prepared by Cardwell and delivered by him as Professor of Ancient History.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The lectures were presented to the Library by E.H. Cardwell in 1907.

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Further Information

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, nos. 33744-51.

Access Points

History, Ancient

Lectures and lecturing

Cardwell | Edward | 1787-1861 | Church Historian

University of Oxford

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