Correspondence and Papers of George Ridding
Correspondence and papers of George Ridding, consisting of:
- Correspondence, 1886-1904
- Sermons, addresses and notes by Ridding, 1886-1895
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 31; Eng. th. c. 55].
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MSS. Eng. lett. c. 31; Eng. th. c. 55
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13825
Biographical / Historical
George Ridding (1828-1904) was Head Master of Winchester and Bishop of Southwell. 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. 40786-7.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library by Lady Laura Ridding in 1935.
- Correspondence and Papers of George Ridding
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description