Literary papers of Francis Gregor, including papers relating to his edition of Sir John Fortescue, De laudibus legum Angliae.
Literary Papers of Francis Gregor
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Don. b. 11, c. 82-3
- Dates of Creation1729-37
- Language of MaterialEnglish, and Latin.
- Physical Description3 shelfmarks
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Francis Gregor (d 1762) was a lawyer and antiquary.
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).
The papers were bought from G.V.M. Heap and given to the Library by the Friends of the Bodleian in 1960.
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. 38642-4.
S.B. Chrimes, 'The Gregor papers', Notes and Queries, 192 (1947), 2-6, 29-33, 50-3.