Papers of William Parsons
Verses by and letters to William Parsons.
- [c. 1776]-1824
Language of Materials
English, French, and Italian
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. c. 81].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Don. c. 81, d. 123
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 8921, 8922
Biographical / Historical
William Parsons was a poet. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 38953-4.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought from Arnold Muirhead and given by the Friends of the Bodleian in 1959.
- Papers of William Parsons
- Emily Tarrant
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