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Collection Level Description: Papers of E.R. Eddison

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. b. 105, c. 456-7, c. 469, d. 654-6, e. 598-9; Eng. lett. c. 230-2
Title: Papers of E.R. Eddison
Dates of Creation: 1892-1958
Extent: 12 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Eric Rücker Eddison (1882-1945) was an author. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Papers of E.R. Eddison, including:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1968.

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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. 42941-52.

Related Units of Description

The manuscripts of Eddison's published works are in Leeds Public Library.

Access Points

Authors | 20th century

Fantasy fiction, English

Eddison | Eric Rucker | 1882-1945 | Author

Cape | Herbert Jonathan | 1879-1960 | Publisher

EP Dutton & Co | New York | publishers

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