Diaries and Notes of R.S. Herries
Diaries and notes of R.S. Herries, as a law student and a barrister, including many descriptions of travels, mainly in Great Britain, some in Europe, with the texts of two papers read to Eton (school) societies, on geology, 1880, and mathematical, mainly geometrical, problems.
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Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. e. 3260].
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MSS. Eng. e. 3260-71
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 10521
Biographical / Historical
R.S. Herries (1860-1941) was a law student at Cambridge, 1881-4, and a barrister in London, 1884-94.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was bought from Henry Bristow in 1996.
- Diaries and Notes of R.S. Herries
- Emily Tarrant
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