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Collection Level Description: Works of Jeremy Collier

Reference: MSS. Eng. hist. d. 219-20
Title: Works of Jeremy Collier
Dates of Creation: 1731-2
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: William Emmett

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Jeremy Collier (1650-1726) was a nonjuror. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Works of Jeremy Collier, transcribed mainly from printed sources, by William Emmett, 1731-2, consisting of:

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The works were bought from Francis Norman in 1947.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 40169-70.

Access Points



Collier | Jeremy | 1650-1726 | nonjuror

Emmett | William | fl 1731-1732

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