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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

Administrative/Biographical History

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:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The notebooks were transferred from Library records in 1916.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Further Information

Finding Aids

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.

Access Points


Nicoll | Alexander | 1793-1828 | Orientalist

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