Collection Level Description: Papers of Angelina Parker
Reference: MSS. Eng. lang. d. 69-76
Title: Papers of Angelina Parker
Dates of Creation: 19th-20th cent.
Extent: 8 shelfmarks
Language of Material: English
Scope and Content
Papers of Angelina Parker on Oxfordshire dialect, consisting of:
- Oxfordshire dialect dictionary, compiled by Angelina Parker 'from the English Dialect Dictionary
[by J. Wright], with many additional words ... collected by me'
- Collections of games, nursery rhymes and pronunciations, with extracts from talks by Mrs Parker, cuttings
- Letters to Mrs Parker, with a few to her daughter, 1878-1926
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library by Angelina Parker's daughter in 1928.
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a
valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
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. 40461-8.
English language | Dialects | England | Oxfordshire | Dictionaries
Parker | Angelina | fl 1878-1926
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