Typescript by Charles Matthew Newton White
Typescript entitled 'Bibliography of Wallacea', including introductory material (contents list and introduction), n.d. [late 1970s].
- Creation: n.d. [late 1970s]
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries, MS. 15497.
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 15497
Typescript by Charles Matthew Newton White.
Biographical / Historical
Charles White was born in Preston, Lancashire, in 1914. He was educated at Preston Grammar School and Balliol College, Oxford, where he graduated in classical literature and jurisprudence. He joined the Colonial Administrative Service in Southern Rhodesia in 1938 and retired in 1970. He died in Oxford in 1978.
For a fuller biography see his obituary in Ibis, Volume 121, Issue 2, April 1979.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
- Typescript by Charles Matthew Newton White
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