Thomas Leman (1751-1826) was an antiquary. Leman graduated BA from Emmanuel College, Cambridge in 1774, was chosen fellow of Clare Hall, took Holy orders, and proceded to MA in 1778; he was readmitted to Emmanuel College as Dixie (bye) fellow in 1783. He was a founding member and original trustee of the Bath Literary and Scientific Institution. See the Dictionary of National Biography for further details.
Suffolk collections of Thomas Leman in two volumes:
Each volume has the bookplate of Leman, 1797, and the label of the Bath Literary and Scientific Institution, to which Leman bequeathed it.Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought by the Library from D.D. Evans, Day's bookshop, Thame, in 1961.Access Conditions
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).
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. 55211-12.Related Units of Description
See also pedigrees of Yorkshire families compiled by Thomas Leman (MS. Top. Yorks. c. 74).
Harvey | William | d. 1567
Leman | Thomas | 1751-1826 | antiquary
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