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Photocopy of the Diary of Adam Skibniewski


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Diary of Adam Skibniewski, a Polish immigrant who travelled extensively through Europe. He was resident in Madrid at the time of writing the diary. Possibly a lecturer at King's College (London?). He appears to be a musical and religious person, who knew Karol Wojtyła before he became Pope John Paul II.


  • Creation: copies of originals dating 1979-81


0.22 Linear metres (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • Polish

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Facs. d. 304, fols. 1-2].

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MSS. Facs. d. 304-305

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13876

Biographical / Historical

Adam Skibniewski (fl. 1979-81).

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library by the author? In 1988? Bodleian printed book accessions stamp, 21 Apr. 1988.

Photocopy of the Diary of Adam Skibniewski
Collection Level Description by Susan Thomas; EAD version 2021 by Hannah Jordan
2021-11-29 12:35:52 +0000
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom