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Collection Level Description: Papers of A.W. Ashby relating to John Payne Collier

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1455-1456/1-2; Facs. e. 52
Title: Papers of A.W. Ashby relating to John Payne Collier
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 3 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: A.W. Ashby

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content

Papers of A.W. Ashby relating to John Payne Collier, 20th century, comprising:

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found in the Library (with a few letters to Ashby, now MS. Eng. lett. c. 825 fols. 112-30) in 1988.

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Coleridge | Samuel Taylor | 1772-1834 | Poet and philosopher

Collier | John Payne | 1789-1883 | Shakespearean scholar and forger, antiquary, and journalist

Shakespeare | William | 1564-1616 | Dramatist

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