Collection Level Description: Papers of Gerald W. Bullett
Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 354, d. 495, e. 457-8
Title: Papers of Gerald W. Bullett
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 4 shelfmarks
Language of Material: English
Gerald William Bullett (1893-1958) was a writer. Details are given in Who Was Who.
Scope and Content
Literary papers of Gerald W. Bullett, consisting of:
- 'The progress of Kay', published, London, 1916, incomplete
- Literal translations of the Chinese poems of Fan Cheng-Ta by Bullett
- Translations of 'The golden year of Fan Cheng-Ta', published, Cambridge, 1946, with examples of Chinese
calligraphy by Tsui Chi, and letters from him to Bullett, 1945-8
- Drafts, mainly short stories, many incomplete
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library in 1958.
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. I, nos. 43789-92.
Chinese poetry | Translations into English
Bullett | Gerald William | 1893-1958 | Writer
Fan | Chengda | 1126-1193 | Poet
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