Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872) was a collector of manuscripts and printed books. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Indexes to Bibliotheca Phillippica, the collection of manuscripts formed by Sir Thomas Phillipps. The indexes were compiled from the printed Catalogus librorum manuscriptorum in bibliotheca D. Thomae Phillipps, Bart., (Middle Hill, 1837[-71]), probably late 19th cent., for T.F. Fenwick.
The indexes were given to the Library in 1967.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. I, nos. 42851-60.
Manuscripts | Indexes
Phillipps | Thomas | 1792-1872 | Sir | Baronet, Antiquary, and Collector of MSS and Books