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Papers of W.L. Bowles

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Papers of W.L. Bowles, including poems by Bowles and poems by various authors collected by Bowles.

Dates

  • 1779-1840

Extent

2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. poet. c. 64].
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MSS. Eng. poet. c. 64-65

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12809

Biographical / Historical

William Lisle Bowles (1762-1850) was Canon of Salisbury, a poet and antiquary. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by the National Library of Scotland from the estate of Professor W.L. Renwick in 1973.
Title
Papers of W.L. Bowles
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