Letters to H.O. Coxe with one from Coxe to his mother
Letters to H.O. Coxe, 1848-1869, many concerning the Bodleian Library, with (fols. 1-2) a letter from Coxe to his mother, 1830.
- Creation: 1830-1869
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. d. 418, fols. 1-2].
MS. Eng. lett. d. 418
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 23113
Letters to H.O. Coxe with one from Coxe to his mother.
Biographical / Historical
Henry Octavius Coxe (1811-1881) was Bodley's Librarian, 1860-1881. He was also a chaplain of Corpus Christi College, a delegate of Oxford University Press and curator of the university galleries. For further details see the Dictionary of National Biography.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought from John Wilson, 14 Nov 1977.
- Letters to H.O. Coxe with one from Coxe to his mother
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