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Papers of Neil R. Ker relating to Oxford city, university and college library materials, mainly concerning bookbinders, fragments and donors, 1950 and n.d. [c.1940-1970]

MS. 21050/43
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Folder 1: 'Oxford city', lists of Oxford bookbinders

Folder 2: 'Oxford bindings', comprising

  1. notes and rubbings (1 notebook)
  2. notes on the Dring fragments [now Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Lat. misc. b. 18], with annotations by R.W. Hunt (loose papers)
  3. 'Dring fragments' (notebook)

Folder 3: 'Oxford University', comprising

  1. 'Oxford donors and books', details mainly from the Chancellor's Register (1 notebook)
  2. notes relating to Bodleian Library binding fragments and centrepieces (1 notebook)
  3. notes relating to Bodleian Library manuscript fragments (1 notebook)
  4. notes relating to Bodleian Library and Jesus College bindings (1 notebook)

Folder 4: papers, comprising

  1. transcripts concerning library matters from medieval bursars' and other accounts of Magdalen, Exeter, St. John's, Balliol, University and Trinity Colleges (1 notebook)
  2. lists of books acquired by purchase by All Souls, Exeter, Merton, New, Oriel, Queen's and University Colleges


  • Creation: 1950 and n.d. [c.1940-1970]


1 box (4 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 21050/43

Former reference:

Ker Papers Box 9

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom