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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-54:137
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  279 x 178mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  note/-s
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1808 (after)
Short summary:  Biographical information on George Ashby. Compiled from Nichols's Literary Anecdotes ... and Chalmers' ... Biographical Dictionary.
Person:  Ashby, George, 1724 (London)-1808 (Barrow, Suffolk), Clergyman, Antiquary, person referred to
Person:  Barrington, Daines, 1728? (Shrivenham, Berkshire)-1800 (London), Naturalist, Judge, Antiquary, person referred to
Person:  Chalmers, Alexander, 1759 (Aberdeen)-1834 (London), Biographer, Literary editor, person referred to
Person:  Gough, Richard, 1735 (London)-1809, Bibliographer, Topographer, Antiquary, person referred to
Person:  Granger, James, 1732 (Shaftesbury, Dorset)-1776 (Shiplake), Biographer, Print collector, person referred to
Person:  Harmer, Thomas, 1714 (Norwich)-1788 (Wattisfield, Suffolk), Church historian, Independent minister, person referred to
Person:  Nichols, John, 1745 (Islington)-1826 (Islington), Printer, Author, person referred to
Person:  Percy, Thomas, 1729 (Bridgnorth, Shropshire)-1811 (Dromore), Poet, Scholar, Bishop, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  ODNB gives Thomas Luys as Ashby's heir. A John Deck (1781-1855) was postmaster and mayor of Bury St. Edmunds.
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