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Correspondence of Falconer Madan

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Correspondence of Falconer Madan relating to Lewis Carroll, mainly concerning the London exhibition to mark the centenary of Carroll's birth.

Dates

  • 1923-35

Extent

4 shelfmarks (0.44 linear metres)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 516].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. lett. c. 516-18, d. 483

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13790

Biographical / Historical

Falconer Madan (1851-1935) was Bodley's Librarian, a palaeographer and bibliographer. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The correspondence was given by F.F. Madan to C.J. Hindle for the Bodleian in 1947; and given to the Libary by Hindle on his retirement in 1963.

Related Materials

See also Collections by Falconer Madan (MSS. Eng. misc. d. 258-9), also at the Bodleian Library.
Title
Correspondence of Falconer Madan
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom