Humfrey Wanley (1672-1726) was an antiquary. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Typescript copies of some 200 letters of Humfrey Wanley (1672-1726), edited and annotated by P.L. Heyworth, but excluded from Heyworth's edition of Letters of Humfrey Wanley 1672-1726 (Oxford, 1989); with some photocopies of original Wanley letters.
The papers were given to the Library by P.L. Heyworth in 1993.Access Conditions
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A full description is available in the Library.Related Units of Description
Another copy of the typescript is in the British Library (Add. MSS. 71247-9).
Heyworth | Peter L | b 1931 | editor
Wanley | Humfrey | 1672-1726 | Antiquary, Archivist, and Librarian