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Collection Level Description: Interleaved Copy of Lady Laura Ridding, George Ridding (London, 1908)

Reference: MSS. Eng. hist. d. 185-6
Title: Interleaved Copy of Lady Laura Ridding, George Ridding (London, 1908)
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Lady Laura Elizabeth Ridding (1849-1940) was the daughter of Roundell Palmer, 1st Earl of Selborne, and Dr George Ridding, Bishop of Southwell.

Scope and Content

Interleaved copy of Lady Laura Ridding, George Ridding (London, 1908) with many notes in her hand.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volumes were bequeathed to the Library by the author in 1940.

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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. 40140-1.

Related Units of Description

See also Correspondence and Papers of George Ridding.

Access Points

Ridding | George | 1828-1904 | Head Master of Winchester and Bishop of Southwell

Ridding | Lady | Laura Elizabeth | 1849-1940 | nee Palmer, wife of Dr George Ridding, Bishop of Southwell

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