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Medals, certificates and miscellaneous objects of Philip Larkin

 Collection

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Medals, coins and certificates belonging or awarded to Philip Larkin.

Dates

  • 1965-1984

Extent

0.5 Linear metres (2 shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries MS. Eng. a. 2037
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. a. 2037-2038

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 6513

Overview

Medals, certificates and miscellaneous objects of Philip Larkin

Biographical / Historical

Philip Larkin (1922-1985) was an English poet, novelist and librarian.

Custodial History

The collection was left in a bank vault in Hull after the death of Monica Jones, then passed to Gosschalks, the solicitors for the Larkin and Jones Estates. It was sent by Gosschalks to the Bodleian 4 August 2010.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequest of Monica Jones, 2001.
Title
Catalogue of medals, certificates and miscellaneous objects of Philip Larkin
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Harriet Costelloe
Date
2016
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom