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'Mr. Gladstone and the Bodleian', Written in 1894-1898

MS. Top. Oxon d. 115
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Mr. Gladstone and the Bodleian':

  1. Five letters from William Ewart Gladstone to E. W. B. Nicholson (fols. 10, 13, 16, 19, 25)
  2. Corrected revise of Mr. Nicholson's pamphlets Mr. Gladstone and the Bodleian, Oxford's Poverty, Bodley and the Bodleian (fol. 30)
  3. Correspondence of Mr. Nicholson with members of the Gladstone Memorial Committee, and letters of thanks for copies of the pamphlets named above


  • Creation: Written in 1894-1898


120 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Top. Oxon d. 115

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. 36183

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from the executors of Mr. E. W. B. Nicholson.

Physical Facet

On paper


9 7/8 × 7 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom