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Papers relating to Nevill Forbes, Slavonic scholar

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MS. 16165

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Papers of Dr Gerald Stone relating to Nevill Forbes, assembled in the course of writing Forbes' entry in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Comprises correspondence, 1998-2009, including with Forbes' niece Felicity Ashbee, notes and articles on Forbes, Felicity Ashbee's memoir of her uncle and copies of photographs (with some negatives) of him as a child, young man and adult, including some with his parents.

Dates

  • 1998-2009

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

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Shelfmark:

MS. 16165

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16165

Overview

Papers relating to Nevill Forbes, Slavonic scholar.

Biographical / Historical

Nevill Forbes (1883-1929) was a Slavonic scholar, noted for the influence of his grammars and textbooks, who spent most of his career at the University of Oxford. See the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Dr Gerald Stone in 2019.

Related Materials

Bodleian: Forbes Papers
Title
Catalogue of Papers relating to Nevill Forbes, Slavonic Scholar
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Lucy McCann
Date
2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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