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Collection Level Description: Catalogue of the Library of Ralph Milbanke, 2nd Earl of Lovelace

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 361-2
Title: Catalogue of the Library of Ralph Milbanke, 2nd Earl of Lovelace
Dates of Creation: 1910
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Helen Lascelles

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Ralph Gordon Noel King Milbanke, 2nd Earl of Lovelace (1839-1906) was the author of Astarte. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Typescript catalogue of the library of Ralph Milbanke, at Ockham Park, Surrey and Wentworth House, Chelsea, by Helen Lascelles.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The catalogue was bought from Dawsons of Pall Mall in 1961.

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Finding Aids

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. 43827-8.

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Library catalogues

Milbanke | Ralph Gordon Noel King | 1839-1906 | 2nd Earl of Lovelace


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