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Collection Level Description: Correspondence of Norah H. Evans

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. c. 513; Eng. misc. c. 772
Title: Correspondence of Norah H. Evans
Dates of Creation: 1942-71
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Norah Holden Evans (d. 1973) was a historian.

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Norah H. Evans, with transcripts and notes by her, relating to John Hooker, The order and usage of the keeping of a parlement in England [London, ca. 1572]. See Vernon F. Shaw, Parliament in Elizabethan England. John Hooker's Order and Usage (New Haven & London, 1977).

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bequeathed to the Library, with a copy of Hooker's work ([pr. bk.]Don. e. 809), by Norah Evans in 1973.

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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. 41457-8.

Access Points


Evans | Norah Holden | d 1973 | Historian

Hooker | John | 1525-1601 | Alias Vowell, historian, and author

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