Letters to Samuel Pegge

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Letters to Samuel Pegge, with a list of correspondents at the front of each volume.

Administrative / Biographical History

Samuel Pegge the elder (1704-1796) was Prebendary of Lincoln and an antiquary. Details are given in the  Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The letters were bought from William Smith & Son of Reading in 1932.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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