Papers of Robert Stephen Hawker
'Thought books', sermons, literary works, and letters of Robert Stephen Hawker, with miscellanea collected by Nicholas Ross.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. b. 93].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. misc. b. 93, c. 454, d. 649-651, e. 590-596; Eng. lett. d. 223-226, e. 96-97; Eng. poet. d. 190-191, e. 114; Eng. th. d. 57-58, e. 160-161, f. 54-57
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 11166
Biographical / Historical
Robert Stephen Hawker (1803-1875) vicar of Morwenstow, poet, and antiquary. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 42861-98.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought from Bertram Rota Ltd., in 1968.
- Papers of Robert Stephen Hawker
- Emily Tarrant
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