Collection Level Description: Papers of Eden and Cedar Paul
Reference: MSS. Eng. e. 3086-8
Title: Papers of Eden and Cedar Paul
Dates of Creation: 1911-29
Extent: 3 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Eden and Cedar Paul
Language of Material: English
Eden Paul (1865-1944) was an author. Cedar Paul (d. 1972) was a singer. The pair
translated numerous works together, from French, German, Italian and Russian. See
Who Was Who for details.
Scope and Content
Diaries, 1914-17, 1928-9, and commentary on Epictetus, 1911-13, by Eden and Cedar Paul:
- diary, mainly in the hand of Cedar Paul, Aug. 1914-June 1917, including lists
of letters received and sent, notes of translations and other literary work
undertaken, and two photographs. The label 'Imprimerie, Papeterie, Registres.
Baltzer, 2, Rue Taine' appears on the inside upper cover.
- Diary, Oct. 1928-Mar. 1929, in Paris, written by (fols. 1-6, 22-49) Eden Paul,
and (fols. 6-22) Cedar Paul.
- Notebook containing commentary on Epictetus, 1911-13, carbon typescript pasted
in, continued in manuscript, also labelled 'Imprimerie, Papeterie, Registres.
Baltzer, 2, Rue Taine'.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given to the Library in 1997.
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reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).
A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.
Diaries | 20th century
Literature | translations
Epictetus | c 50-c 138 | Stoic philosopher
Paul | Cedar | d 1972 | singer
Paul | Eden | 1865-1944 | author
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