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Commonplace Books of Sir Michael Ernest Sadler


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Commonplace books of Sir Michael, on various subjects including education, religion, history and politics.


  • 1899-[c. 1911]


3 shelfmarks, consisting of 52 parts

Language of Materials


Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. b. 30].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Don. b. 30, d. 153/1-29, d. 154/1-22

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13837

Biographical / Historical

Sir Michael Ernest Sadler (1861-1943) was an educational pioneer and art patron. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was given to the Library through the Friends of the Bodleian in 1972.

Related Materials

See also Papers of Sir Michael Ernest Sadler, (Shelfmarks: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 542-552, d. 742-754, e. 702; Eng. lett. c. 315-316; Top. Oxon. a. 77, c. 625-634) and Papers of Sir Michael Sadler, (Shelfmarks: MSS. Eng. hist. c. 1094; Eng. misc. c. 906).
Commonplace Books of Sir Michael Ernest Sadler
Emily Tarrant
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom