Letters to John Wilson Croker

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      GB 161 MSS. Eng. lett. c. 353, d. 366-8
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Scope and Content

Letters to Croker, mainly from eminent churchmen.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Wilson Croker (1780-1857) was a politician and essayist. 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 from bought from Winifred A. Myers in 1976, except c. 353, fols. 162-81, which were given to the Library in 1976.


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

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