Letters to Robert Southwell from Philip Madoxe.
Letters to Sir Robert Southwell from Philip Madoxe
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. lett. c. 53-4
- Dates of Creation1683-90
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description2 shelfmarks
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Administrative / Biographical History
Sir Robert Southwell (1635-1702) was a diplomat. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography. Philip Madoxe was his agent at Whitehall.
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The letters were bought from A. Rogers of Newcastle in 1937.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
Other 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. 40850-1.