Collection Level Description: Notebooks of Alexander Nicoll
Reference: MSS. Lat. misc. b. 9, c. 23-46, e. 45-6
Title: Notebooks of Alexander Nicoll
Dates of Creation: 19th cent.
Extent: 27 shelfmarks
Language of Material: Latin
Alexander Nicoll (1793-1828) was sub-librarian of the Bodleian, 1813-17, and Regius Professor of Hebrew,
1822-28. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Scope and Content
Notebooks of Alexander Nicoll, consisting of:
- Volumes containing notes of books and articles with some quotations and comments,
arranged alphabetically under subject headings
- List of books and articles on Oriental subjects, arranged alphabetically by subject
- Lists of books, arranged by author, relating to Oriental subjects
- Notes on Latin phrases
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The notebooks were transferred from Library records in 1916.
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a
valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the
Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 47865-91.
Nicoll | Alexander | 1793-1828 | Orientalist
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