Works of Paget Toynbee
Two works by Paget Toynbee, consisting of:
- Printer's copy of 'Britain's tribute to Dante in literature and art', 1921
- Manuscript of essay 'Dante and England', 1920, with corrected proof of the Italian translation, printed in L'Illustrazione Italiana, 1921
Language of Materials
English and Italian
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. e. 4].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Don. e. 4-5
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13937
Biographical / Historical
Paget Jackson Toynbee (1855-1932) was a Dante scholar. 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. 39128-9.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The works were given to the Library by the author, through the Friends of the Bodleian, in 1931.
- Works of Paget Toynbee
- Emily Tarrant
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