Letters to H.O. Coxe
Two volumes of letters to H.O. Coxe.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. d. 144].
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MSS. Don. d. 144-145
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 11115
Biographical / Historical
Henry Octavius Coxe (1811-1881) was a librarian, palaeographer and antiquary. He was Bodley's Librarian, 1860-81. 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. 39102-3.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by his son Hilgrove Coxe, 1931, 1935, and transferred from Library Records, 1968.
- Letters to H.O. Coxe
- Emily Tarrant
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