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Collection Level Description: Papers of Ernest Walker

Reference: MSS. Don. c. 32-3
Title: Papers of Ernest Walker
Dates of Creation: 1921-32
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Ernest Walker (1870-1949) was an author, pianist and composer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Holograph copies of an essay and a piano composition by Ernest Walker.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by Ernest Walker, through the Friends of the Bodleian, in 1933.

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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. 38811-12.

Related Units of Description

See also Musical Compositions of Ernest Walker.

Access Points


Walker | Ernest | 1870-1949 | Author, Pianist, and Composer

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