Guard-books of Letters of C.S. Lewis
Guard-books of letters of C.S. Lewis.
- [c. 1914]-1963
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. c. 220/1].
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MS. Eng. lett. c. 220/1-5
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 11119, 11120, 11121
Biographical / Historical
Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) was a writer and 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. 41192-6.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The letters were mainly given through W.M. Hooper, some were bought from other sources, 1967-1977.
- Guard-books of Letters of C.S. Lewis
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description