Thomas Percy (1729-1811) was Bishop of Dromore and an antiquary. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Correspondence, and literary and antiquarian papers of Thomas Percy.
The papers were given to the Library, with some of his printed books, by Percy's great grand-daughter in 1932.Access Conditions
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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. 49781-815.
Percy | Thomas | 1729-1811 | Bishop of Dromore and antiquary
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