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Collection Level Description: Photocopy of the Diary of Adam Skibniewski

Reference: MSS. Facs. d. 304-5
Title: Photocopy of the Diary of Adam Skibniewski
Dates of Creation: copies of originals dating 1979-81
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Adam Skibniewski

Language of Material: Polish

Administrative/Biographical History

Adam Skibniewski (fl. 1979-81).

Scope and Content

Diary of Adam Skibniewski, a Polish immigrant who travelled extensively through Europe. He was resident in Madrid at the time of writing the diary. Possibly a lecturer at King's College (London?). He appears to be a musical and religious person, who knew Karol Wojtyła before he became Pope John Paul II.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library by the author? In 1988? Bodleian printed book accessions stamp, 21 Apr. 1988.

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Diaries | 20th century

Skibniewski | Adam | fl 1979-1981

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