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Collection Level Description: Correspondence of Richard Gough (ii)

Reference: MSS. Gough gen. top. 46-7
Title: Correspondence of Richard Gough (ii)
Dates of Creation: 1757-99
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Richard Gough

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Richard Gough (1735-1809) was an antiquary. See the Dictionary of National Biography for details.

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Richard Gough, 1757-99, arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Sotheby's, 4 Dec. 1874 (Gough Nichols sale), part of lot 975; (46) bookplate 'Ettington Manuscript Library no. 73'.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Both volumes were bought by the Library from E.C. Shirley in 1955.

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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. II, nos. 47267-8.

Related Units of Description

See also the Gough Collection (MSS. Gough), Correspondence of Richard Gough (MSS. Gough gen. top. 39-45) and Enfield Collections of Richard Gough (MSS. Gough Middlesex 8-12).

Access Points


Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary

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