Papers by T.D. Fosbroke

Archive Collection
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. e. 712-18, f. 419; Top. gen. d. 61
  • Dates of Creation
      18th-19th century
  • Language of Material
      English.
  • Physical Description
      9 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Eight volumes of notes and transcripts, many in shorthand, by T.D. Fosbroke, with one similar volume not in Fosbroke's hand.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Dudley Fosbroke (1770-1842) was an antiquary. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

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 papers were bought at Sotheby's in 1974.

Note

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. 45919-27.

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