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Collection Level Description: Notebooks of Margaret L. Woods

Reference: MSS. Don. e. 29-33
Title: Notebooks of Margaret L. Woods
Dates of Creation: [c.1892-1920]
Extent: 5 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Margaret Louisa Woods (1856-1945) was a writer. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Five notebooks of Margaret L. Woods, containing drafts of verse.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The notebooks were bought from G.S. Woods in 1946 and given to the Library by the Friends of the Bodleian in 1947.

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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. 39150-4.

Related Units of Description

See also Papers of Margaret L. Woods and 'The Miscellany', Magazine (MSS. Don. d. 96-101, e. 35).

Publication Note

The poems were mainly printed in The collected poems (London, 1914) and The return and other poems (London, 1921).

Access Points


Woods | Margaret Louisa | 1856-1945 | Writer

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