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Collection Level Description: Diaries of A.D. Godley

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. f. 603-26, g. 184-209
Title: Diaries of A.D. Godley
Dates of Creation: 1893-1931
Extent: 50 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Alfred Denis Godley (1856-1925) was a classical scholar and poet. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Pocket diaries of A.D. Godley, 1897-1924, and of his wife Amy, 1893-1931.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The diaries were given to the Library in 1973.

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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. 46055-104.

Access Points

Diaries | 19th century

Diaries | 20th century

Godley | Alfred Denis | 1856-1925 | Classical Scholar and Poet

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