David Nichol Smith (1875-1962) was a literary scholar and Merton Professor of English Literature at Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Lectures, essays and notes of D. Nichol Smith, relating to English literature and literary criticism.
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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. 43873-94.Related Units of Description
See also Correspondence of David Nichol Smith.
Lectures and lecturing
Literature | History and criticism
Smith | David Nichol | 1875-1962 | Literary Scholar