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Macray, William Dunn 1826-1916

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Works: 385 works in 785 publications in 4 languages and 6,326 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Catalogs  Church history  Bibliography  Bio-bibliography  Poetry  Archives 
Roles: Editor, Composer, Other
Classifications: DA25, 941.06
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Calendar of the Clarendon state papers preserved in the Bodleian Library ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calendar of the Clarendon state papers preserved in the Bodleian Library ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of the Rebellion and civil wars in England begun in the year 1641 by Edward Hyde Clarendon ( Book )
28 editions published between 1888 and 1992 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicon abbatiæ de Evesham, ad annum 1418 by England) Evesham Abbey (Evesham ( Book )
28 editions published between 1863 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A manual of British historians to A.D. 1600; containing a chronological account of the early chroniclers and monkish writers, their printed works, and unpublished mss by William Dunn Macray ( Book )
26 editions published between 1845 and 1971 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charters and documents illustrating the history of the cathedral, city, and diocese of Salisbury, in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries by Catholic Church ( Book )
23 editions published between 1891 and 1980 in English and Latin and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annals of the Bodleian Library, Oxford : with a notice of the earlier library of the university by William Dunn Macray ( Book )
23 editions published between 1868 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This fascinating book describes the history of Oxford University's great academic library, from the foundation of Cobham's Library in 1367, Richard de Bury's library at Durham College, Duke Humphrey's Library, Sir Thomas Bodley's bequest and on to the late nineteenth century. Macray's scholarly work abounds with fascinating detail and draws not only on the Bodleian's official archives but also many diaries and gossipy anecdotes. It comes as something of a shock to discover that one of Bodley's friends accused him of being 'so drunk with applause and vanitie of his librarie' that he disregarded the needs of his own family and servants. As late as 1712, Bodley's relations were appealing to the Vice Chancellor for relief from the direst poverty. Among the many strange gifts received by the Bodleian was a half-burned Russian translation of the Pickwick Papers found at Sebastopol when the battery was stormed in 1855
The pilgrimage to Parnassus with the two parts of The return from Parnassus ( Book )
2 editions published in 1886 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annals of the Bodleian Library, Oxford, A.D. 1598-A.D. 1867; with a preliminary notice of the earlier library founded in the fourteenth century by William Dunn Macray ( Book )
13 editions published between 1868 and 1890 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The manuscripts of Shrewsbury and Coventry corporations; the Earl of Radnor, Sir Walter Corbet, bart., and others by Great Britain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The manuscripts of Lincoln, Bury St. Edmund's, and Great Grimsby corporation; and of the deans and chapters of Worcester and Lichfield, &c. by Great Britain ( Book )
2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The manuscripts of Rye and Hereford corporations by Great Britain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The manuscripts of the Duke of Beaufort, K.G., the earl of Donoughmore, and others by Great Britain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1891 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calendar of the Clarendon state papers preserved in the Bodleian library by Bodleian Library ( Book )
in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The manuscripts of the Duke of Leeds, the Bridgewater trust, Reading corporation, the Inner temple, &c by Great Britain ( Book )
3 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Grisild the Second: a narrative, in verse, of the divorce of Queen Katharine of Arragon by William Forrest ( Book )
4 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pilgrimage to Parnassus with the two parts of The return from Parnassus ; Three comedies performed in St. John's college, Cambridge, A.D. MDXCVII-MCDI by William Dunn Macray ( Book )
10 editions published between 1866 and 1886 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calendar of the Clarendon state papers preserved in the Bodleian library by Bodleian Library ( Book )
7 editions published between 1869 and 1970 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calendar of charters and documents relating to Selborne and its priory, preserved in the muniment room of Magdalen college, Oxford by Selborne Priory ( Book )
7 editions published between 1891 and 1974 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dunn Macray, William 1826-1916
Macray, Golielmus D.
Macray Gulielmus D. 1826-1916
Macray, Gulielmus Dunn 1826-1916
Macray, W. D. 1826-1916
Macray, W. Dunn.
Macray, W. Dunn 1826-1916
Macray, W. Dunn (William Dunn), 1826-1916
Macray, William D. 1826-1916
Languages
English (161)
Latin (38)
German (1)
English, Middle (1)
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