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" NB When I first got possession of this MS. I was very young, and being in no Degree an Antiquary, I had not then learnt to reverence it; which must be my excuse for the scribble which I then spread over some parts of its Margin, and in one or two instances... "
The Bibliographical Decameron: Or, Ten Days Pleasant Discourse Upon ... - Page 339
by Thomas Frognall Dibdin - 1817
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Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century ..., Volume 6

Authors, English - 1831
...Mauduit in Northamptonshire, clerk, is preparing for the press a collection this MS. I was very young, and being in no degree an antiquary, I had not then...out the leaves to save the trouble of transcribing. 1 have since been more careful. TP' — This is followed by a memorandum of great interest, signed...
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The History and Antiquities of Ecton, in the County of Northampton, (England)

John Cole - Ecton (Northamptonshire, England) - 1865 - 51 pages
...farther, the Bishop has written as follows : NB When I first got possession of this MS. I was very young, and being in no degree an Antiquary, I had not then...the scribble which I then spread over some parts of it's margin ; and in one or two instances for even taking out the leaves— to save the trouble of...
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Bishop Percy's Folio Manuscript: Ballads and Romances, Volume 1

John Wesley Hales, Frederick James Furnivall - Ballads, English - 1867 - 1740 pages
...Pages, about 75 Lines to a Page, 39,000. NB When I first got possession of this MS. I was very young, and being in no Degree an Antiquary, I had not then...of transcribing. I have since been more careful. TP NORTHITMBKRLAND Hot'SE Novt 7*, 1769. Mem.dum This very curious Old Manuscript in its present mutilated...
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Bishop Percy's Folio Manuscript: Ballads and Romances, Volume 2

Thomas Percy - Ballads, English - 1868
...I first got possession of this MS." he says in another entry in the same place, " I was very young, and being in no degree an Antiquary, I had not then...of transcribing. I have since been more careful." Besides this famous folio, he possessed also a quarto MS. volume of similar pieces, supposed to be...
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Bishop Percy's folio manuscript: Ballads and romances, Volume 1

Thomas Percy, John Wesley Hales, Frederick James Furnivall, British Museum - Music - 1867
...Pages, abont 75 Lines to a Page, 39,000. NB When I first got possession of this MS. I was very young, and being in no Degree an Antiquary, I had not then...two instances for even taking out the Leaves to save tho trouble of transcribing. I have since been more careful. TP NOKTRCHBKBLAND HOUSX NOT* T'>, 1769....
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Bishop Percy's Folio Manuscript: Ballads and Romances, Volume 1

Thomas Percy - 1867
...Pages, about 75 Lines to a Page, 39,000. NB When I first got possession of this MS. I was very young, and being in no Degree an Antiquary, I had not then...it ; which must be my excuse for the scribble which 1 then spread over some parts of its Margin. and in one or two instances for even taking out the Leaves...
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Bishop Percy's Folio Manuscript: Ballads and Romances, Volume 2

Thomas Percy - Ballads, English - 1868
...I first got possession of this MS." he says in another entry in the same place, " I was very young, and being in no degree an Antiquary, I had not then learnt to reverence it ; which must tie my excuse for the scribble which I then spread over some parts of its margin; and in one or two...
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The Dublin University Magazine, Volume 71

1868
...I first got possession of this MS.,' he says in another entry in the same place, 'I was very young and being In no degree an antiquary, I had not then learnt to reverence it- which miist be my excuse for the scribble which I then spread over some parts of its margin, and in one or...
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Reliques of Ancient English Poetry: Consisting of Old Heroic ..., Volume 1

Thomas Percy, Henry Benjamin Wheatley - Ballads, English - 1876
...of the MS. is as follows : — " When I first got possession of this MS. I was very young, and being no degree an antiquary, I had not then learnt to reverence...transcribing. I have since been more careful. TP" He showed it to his friends, and immediately after the publication of the Reliques he deposited it...
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Reliques of Ancient English Poetry: Consisting of Old Heroic ..., Volume 1

Thomas Percy, Henry Benjamin Wheatley - Ballads, English - 1886
...of the MS. is as follows : — " When I first got possession of this MS. I was very young, and being no degree an antiquary, I had not then learnt to reverence...transcribing. I have since been more careful. TP" He showed it to his friends, and immediately after the publication of the Reliques he deposited it...
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