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Collection Level Description: Papers of R.S. Blaker

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. b. 115, c. 554-62, d. 755-87, e. 705-11, f. 418; Eng. lett. c. 317-23, c. 326, d. 339
Title: Papers of R.S. Blaker
Dates of Creation: 1916-66
Extent: 60 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Richard Sidney Blaker (1893-1940) was an author. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Literary manuscripts, papers and correspondence of R.S. Blaker, including:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by Blaker's brother-in-law in 1974.

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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. I, nos. 42959-43018.

Access Points

Authors | 20th century

English literature | 20th century

Blaker | Richard Sidney | 1893-1940 | Author

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