H.H. Minchin writes to Miss Loveday, 5 March 1884, on embossed stationery from Woodford Halse Parsonage, Byfield, providing information about Mithras and Mithraism in reference to a previous discussion; includes notes on the subject in another hand, probably Miss Loveday herself.
Formerly part of an 18th-century library in Williamscote House near Banbury, England, assembled by John Loveday (1711-1789), philologist and antiquary, who lived at Caversham in Oxfordshire. The library was moved to Williamscote House in 1799 by John Loveday the second (1742-1809), Doctor of Laws.
In Rare Books and Manuscripts, University Libraries, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA (#1973-0117R/VF Lit)