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Collection Level Description: Works of Walter de la Mare

Reference: MSS. Don. c. 61, e. 8
Title: Works of Walter de la Mare
Dates of Creation: 1921-33
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Walter de la Mare (1873-1956) was an author and poet. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Works of Walter de la Mare, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by the author, through the Friends of the Bodleian, in 1933 and 1939.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

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. 38851-2.

Related Units of Description

See also Letters from Walter de la Mare to Martin Christopher Johnson (MSS. Eng. lett. c. 863, e. 215).

Access Points

Poetry | 20th century

Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | Author and Poet


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