Papers of Humphrey John Moore
Data on birds observed in Iraq, corrected typescript.
- Creation: 1940-1947
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries, MS. 15036.
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 15036
Papers of Humphrey John Moore.
Biographical / Historical
Humphrey John Moore (1913-1968), poet, schoolmaster and biologist. He studied biology at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, and taught at Dauntsey's School in Wiltshire and Clayesmore School in Dorset. He co-wrote Field Observations on the Birds of Iraq with Charles Boswell, published 1956.
Biographical note written with reference to:
Moore, Humphrey John (1997), Collected Poems, Humphrey Moore, with a memoir by John Bridgen. Lutterworth, Cambridge.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
- Papers of Humphrey John Moore
- EAD version 2019 by Sarah Thiel and Marion Lowman
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