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Collection Level Description: Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe Papers

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 38-41
Title: Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe Papers
Dates of Creation: 1763-1872
Extent: 4 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe (1781-1851) was an antiquary and artist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Papers of Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were partly presented by Rev. W.K.R. Bedford in 1902, and partly bought from J. Hardie Brown, bookseller of Edinburgh, in 1902.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 33074-7.

Publication Note

Letters from and to Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe (Edinburgh, 1888).

Access Points

Sharpe | Charles Kirkpatrick | 1781-1851 | Antiquary and Artist


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