Bibliotheca ms. Stowensis :
a descriptive catalogue of the manuscripts in the Stowe library ... /
by the Rev. Charles O'Conor.
|Main Creator:||Buckingham and Chandos, Richard Temple Nugent Brydges Chandos, 1st duke of, 1776-1839.|
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Buckingham : Printed by J. Seeley, 1818-19.
Collection formed by George Temple Nugent Grenville, marquis of Buckingham, from various sources (Thomas Astle's collection, Charles O'Conor's Irish manuscripts, the Essex papers and manuscripts) Extended by Richard, 1st duke of Buckingham and Chandos, and sold in 1849 by Richard, the 2d kuke to Bertram, earl of Ashburnham. Purchased in 1888 from the estate of the latter by the British museum, the Irish manuscripts being transferred to the library of the Royal Irish academy, Dublin. A catalogue of the collection was issued by the British museum in 1895-86.
Physical description: 2 v. ; 28 cm.