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Collection C0034 - Edgar Osborne collection of 16th, 17th and 18th century manuscripts.

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CA ACU SPC C0034

Title

Edgar Osborne collection of 16th, 17th and 18th century manuscripts.

Date(s)

  • [ca. 1592-1830], 2000s (Creation)

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Extent and medium

41 items.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

English collector of books and manuscripts. Biographical information available in The Osborne Collection of early children's books, 1566-1910 / prepared by Judith St. John. - Toronto : Toronto Public Library, 1958.

Archival history

Acquired in 1972 and 200-.

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Scope and content

Collection consists of British manuscript documents collected by E. Osborne relating to a variety of topics. Includes ballads, letters, play, parliamentary documents, speeches, petitions and applications for letters patent. Also includes 6 items (200?-2005) relating to MsC 132.27, unpublished play, variantly titled Marriage upon marriage, or As I told you before and The humorous magistrate.

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No restrictions on access.

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Text in English.

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Holograph. Inlcudes 1 microfilm reel, 1 videocassette and 1 DVD.

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3269312

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