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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

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom