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Edward F. Benson and his Connection with Rye and the Church of St. Mary the Virgin by Mary Anderson Cooper

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MS. Eng. c. 8410, fols. 54-55

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Leaflet by Mary Anderson Cooper, Edward F. Benson and his Connection with Rye and the Church of St. Mary the Virgin.

Dates

  • c. 2015

Extent

2 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 8410, fols. 54-55

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17963

Overview

Edward F. Benson and his Connection with Rye and the Church of St. Mary the Virgin by Mary Anderson Cooper

Biographical / Historical

Edward Frederic Benson (1867-1940), novelist, was a frequent visitor to Rye and then resident and was a benefactor to the town. For further information see the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated to the Bodleian by Dr Judith Priestman in February 2020.

Related Materials

Archive of the Benson Family (MSS. Benson 1/1-3/78, Benson adds. 1-22); Literary Manuscripts of E.F. Benson (MSS. Eng. c. 8253-8254, d. 4166-4168); Archive of the Tilling Society (E.F. Benson and the Benson Family) (MSS. Eng. c. 8332-8350, MSS. Photogr. c. 559-563, MSS. Digital 62-66)
Title
Catalogue of 'Edward F. Benson and his Connection with Rye and the Church of St. Mary the Virgin' by Mary Anderson Cooper
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Lucy McCann
Date
2020
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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