Papers of James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell
Papers of James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell (1871-1948) relating to his life and career; publications and lectures; his collections of printed books; and collections of manuscripts.
- Creation: 1916-1946, n.d.
13.85 Linear metres (19 physical shelfmarks)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 3203, fols. 1-2].
Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. c. 3203-12, d. 2412-5, e. 2776-80
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 12431
Papers of James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell (1871-1948), collector.
Biographical / Historical
James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell (1871-1948) was a collector of printed books and manuscripts.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presumably a residue given by his executors (cf. the miscellaneous charters and fragments given 1949-50, for which see A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the Collection of medieval manuscripts bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P. R. Lyell (Oxford 1971), p. 322)
- Catalogue of the papers of James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell
- EAD version 2017
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