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Miscellaneous material of and concerning the family of Mure of Caldwell., 17th century-19th century.

Identifier: MS.5008

Scope and Contents

The contents of the volume include:

(i) Copies of personal letters from Belgrade, 1876, 19th century (folio 1);

(ii) Memoranda and petitions, 1708-1853 (folio 92);

(iii) Certificates and commissions of various members of the Mure family, 1819-1871 (folio 157);

(iv) Papers concerning the Tile Works at Ouplaymoor, 1840, and Brea, 1837 (folio 161);

(v) Medicinal recipes, 17th century (folio 195);

(vi) Contracts, 1856, 1858, for publishing editions of ‘A critical history of the language and literature of Ancient Greece' by William Mure (folio 203).


  • Creation: 17th century-19th century.

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255 Leaves

Language of Materials

From the Fonds: Undetermined


255 folios.


Mure, William. 'Critical history of the language and literature of Ancient Greece' (London, 1857, 1859).

Repository Details

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