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Collection Level Description: Papers of James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell

Reference: MSS. Eng. c. 3203-12, d. 2412-5, e. 2776-80
Title: Papers of James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell
Dates of Creation: 1901-46
Extent: 19 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English and Latin

Administrative/Biographical History

James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell (1871-1948) was a collector of printed books and manuscripts.

Scope and Content

Lyell's papers consist of papers relating to the following subjects:

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Access Conditions

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Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Related Units of Description

The Library also holds Lyell's medieval manuscripts. See A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the collection of medieval manuscripts bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P.R. Lyell (Oxford 1971).

Access Points

Book collectors

Manuscripts, Medieval

Lyell | James Patrick Ronaldson | 1871-1948

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