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Collection Level Description: Biographies and Family Trees by W.H. Lewis

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. d. 726-36, d. 741
Title: Biographies and Family Trees by W.H. Lewis
Dates of Creation: 1947-9
Extent: 12 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Warren Hamilton Lewis (1895-1973).

Scope and Content

Biographies and family trees, mainly of French families in the 17th and 18th centuries, by W.H. Lewis, typescript with manuscript additions, 1947-9, with a catalogue of his library.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was bought from Buckell & Ballard (Banbury) 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. 45524-35.

Access Points



Lewis | Warren Hamilton | 1895-1973

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