Correspondence of A.C. Ducarel and John Loveday

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Scope and Content

Correspondence of A.C. Ducarel and John Loveday, with a few letters in the hand of John Loveday the younger.

Administrative / Biographical History

Andrew Coltee Ducarel (1713-1785) was an antiquary. John Loveday (1711-89) was a philologist and 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

MS. Eng. lett. c. 6 was given to the Library by Thomas Loveday in 1930. MS. Eng. lett. d. 34 was bought from Bernard Halliday in 1930.

Note

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

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