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Papers of John Masefield Relating to the Battle of the Somme


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Papers of John Masefield relating to his researches on the battle of the Somme.


  • 1916-1917


2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

  • English

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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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bought from Diana Daniels in 1973.

Related Materials

See also Papers of John Masefield, (Shelfmarks: MSS. Eng. poet. d. 194-195, e. 116-121; Eng. lett. c. 255; Eng. misc. d. 657-658, e. 602, f. 398) and Keepsakes Presented to John Masefield, (Shelfmarks: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 527-528).
Papers of John Masefield Relating to the Battle of the Somme
Emily Tarrant
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom