Letters to William Jerdan, 1821-56.
Letters to William Jerdan
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. lett. d. 113-14
- Dates of Creation1821-56
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description2 shelfmarks
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Administrative / Biographical History
William Jerdan (1782-1869) was editor of the Literary Gazette. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
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The letters were bought from H.M. Fletcher in 1948.
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. 41655-6.