Correspondence of Henry Dodwell

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Henry Dodwell the elder.

Administrative / Biographical History

Henry Dodwell (1641-1711) was a scholar and theologian. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The correspondence was bought at Sotheby's in 1934.


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. 40784-5.