Correspondence of Richard Gough

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Richard Gough, 1757-99, arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Administrative / Biographical History

Richard Gough (1735-1809) was an antiquary. See the  Dictionary of National Biography for details.

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.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Both volumes were bought by the Library from E.C. Shirley in 1955.

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

Custodial History

Sotheby's, 4 Dec. 1874 (Gough Nichols sale), part of lot 975; (46) bookplate 'Ettington Manuscript Library no. 73'.

Related Material

See also the Gough Collection (MSS. Gough), Correspondence of Richard Gough (MSS. Gough gen. top. 39-45) and Enfield Collections of Richard Gough (MSS. Gough Middlesex 8-12).

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