Letters of John Randolph

Scope and Content

Letters of John Randolph to his brother-in-law, the Rev. Thomas Lambard, Rector of Ash, Kent.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Randolph (1749-1813) was Rector of Ewelme, 1783, canon of Christ Church and Regius Professor of Divinity, 1783-1807, Bishop of Oxford, 1799-1806, of Bangor, 1806-9, and of London, 1809-13. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

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 given to the Library in 1942.


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

Other Finding Aids

P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city county and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).