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Miscellaneous Keltic memoranda and correspondence of E. W. B. Nicholson, Written in 1893-1912

MS. Eng. misc. c. 70
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Miscellaneous Keltic memoranda and correspondence of E. W. B. Nicholson. Memoranda for Keltic studies, MS. of trial and suppressed passages, and press-cuttings from the correspondence-columns of the Academy and the Athenaum. Among the contents are:

  1. A note on the place-names Britain and Orkneys (fol. 26)
  2. Tables of the Pictish kings (fol. 34)
  3. Note on the stem kamb in Goidelic (fol. 71: cp. Celtic Review, 1904, i. 94)
  4. On an Old-Cornish inscription in Jersey (fol. 134)
  5. On some inscribed stones in Wales (fol. 229)
  6. 'Gormund and Isembard' (fols. 352, 355, 361: cp. Y Cymmrodor, 1911, xxii, p. 150)


  • Creation: Written in 1893-1912


377 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. misc. c. 70

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 36091

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/2 × 9 in.

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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