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Letters of Browne Willis on antiquarian matters

Reference code
WIL/20
Title
Letters of Browne Willis on antiquarian matters
Date
1714-1755
Level of description
File
Extent and format
pp. 99. Large quarto. Half leather, black.
Scope and content
Letters of Browne Willis (1682-1760) on antiquarian matters, mainly to Thomas Sympson (see WIL/17) and to the Rev. T. Sympson, son of the preceding. Mounted in an album similar to WIL/03-15. Includes letters (62) of Willis to T. Sympson, senior, 1732-48; (25) to the Rev. Thomas Sympson, junior, 1749-55; (3) to Archdeacon Trimnell, 1730-45; (1) from the Rev. R. Reynolds, later Bp of Lincoln, to the Rev. Mr. Palmer, rector of Ecton, 1714.
Creator
Willis, Browne (1682-1760), antiquary and numismatist
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/786/20
Archival history
Sotheby's, 30 May 1888, lot 324.