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Collection Level Description: Letters to A.H. Sayce

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. d. 62-70
Title: Letters to A.H. Sayce
Dates of Creation: 1869-1933
Extent: 9 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Archibald Henry Sayce (1845-1933) was Professor of Assyriology at Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Letters to A.H. Sayce.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were bequeathed to the Library by A.H. Sayce in 1933.

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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. 41618-21.

Access Points

Sayce | Archibald Henry | 1845-1933 | Orientalist, Comparative Philologist, and Egyptologist

University of Oxford

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