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Notebook containing copies of letters to F.A. Clarke, Dec 1883-Jan 1884, written in Rome, giving an account of Shields’s Oxford career, Dec 1883-Jan 1884, Aug 1884

MS. Don e. 185
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Also includes:

  1. (fols. 41-44) an account of the influence of his tutor W.W. Shirley
  2. (fols. 35-50, 43-44, 47-50) references to his reading of George Eliot’s novels
  3. (fols. 64v-48v rev.) copies of letters to Archdeacon Palmer, Aug 1884, continuing the series from MS. Don e. 186.


  • Creation: Dec 1883-Jan 1884, Aug 1884


68 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Don e. 185

Physical Facet

Maroon limp calf, gilt-ruled

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom