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Collections by Falconer Madan

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Collections by Falconer Madan relating to chess, mainly printed items and cuttings, with some correspondence.

Dates

  • 1908-1932

Extent

2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. d. 258].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. d. 258-259

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13791

Biographical / Historical

Falconer Madan (1851-1935) was Bodley's Librarian, a palaeographer and bibliographer. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collections were bought from Blackwell's in 1938.

Related Materials

See also Correspondence of Falconer Madan, (Shelfmarks: MSS. Eng. lett. c. 516-518, d. 483).
Title
Collections by Falconer Madan
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom