Letter

Scope and Content

From H.W. Lucas [to JHN] on paper headed "Stonyhurst College". Probably in response to JHN's request for information upon special collections of books in Lancashire and Cheshire [see also JHN/1/26, 1/30, 1/35, 1/54, 1/65/2, 1/71/1-2, 1/76, 1/88, 1/103, 1/104, 1/116]; Lucas forwards the printed catalogue of the college's "Black Letters" and offers to send an abstract from the descriptive catalogue of the college's illuminated manuscripts; Lucas also describes some archival collections, particularly relating to the Society of Jesus in England since the 16th century.

Dated at: Blackburn [Lancashire].