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Collection Level Description: Notes concerning Bodleian Library manuscripts by E.W.B. Nicholson

Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. f. 34-5
Title: Notes concerning Bodleian Library manuscripts by E.W.B. Nicholson
Dates of Creation: late 19th century
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: E.W.B. Nicholson

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Edward William Byron Nicholson (1849-1912) was Bodley's Librarian from 1882 to 1912. See the Dictionary of National Biography for details.

Scope and Content

Two notebooks of E.W.B. Nicholson containing notes, largely referring to Bodleian Library manuscripts, late 19th century.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Library in 1913.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city, county, and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).

Access Points

Manuscripts | England | Oxford

Nicholson | Edward William Byron | 1849-1912 | Bodley's Librarian, poet, Celtic and biblical scholar

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