Letters to Horace Twiss
Letters to Horace Twiss, 1807-1848, arranged alphabetically, with a few letters to members of his family, 1876-1905.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. d. 94].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Don. d. 94-95
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7756
Biographical / Historical
Horace Twiss (1787-1849) was a wit and politician. 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. 39058-64.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The letters were given to the Library by A.B. Emden, through the Friends of the Bodleian, in 1951.
- Letters to Horace Twiss
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description