Papers of Christian Cole

Scope and Content

'Memoirs of affairs of state' by Christian Cole, as prepared for the printer (London, 1733), with prospectus for printing by subscription, February 1732. The manuscript contains a considerable amount omitted from the printed text, covering October 1701-April 1702.

Administrative / Biographical History

Christian Cole.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

The papers were bought from Maggs in 1951.


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. 39949-51.