Papers of John Masefield Relating to the Battle of the Somme
Papers of John Masefield relating to his researches on the battle of the Somme.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. e. 670].
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MSS. Eng. misc. e. 670, g. 77
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13813
Biographical / Historical
John Edward Masefield (1878-1967) was a poet. 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. 45914-15.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought from Diana Daniels in 1973.
- Papers of John Masefield Relating to the Battle of the Somme
- Emily Tarrant
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