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Bodleian Library Tercentenary Collection


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Bodleian Library Tercentenary collection, consisting of:

  1. Addresses (no attempt has been made to arrange them in one list by localities, since the result would have been very incomplete, many addresses having been presented in a printed form and therefore not appearing in this catalogue)
  2. Papers and correspondence
  3. Printer's 'Copy' for the Pietas Oxoniensis
  4. Miscellanea


  • Creation: 1901-1904


3.99 Linear metres (57 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • Latin
  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Tercentenary a. 1, fols. 1-2].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Tercentenary a. 1, b. 1-6, c. 1-12, d. 1-6, e. 1-2, f. 1, g. 1, rolls 1-28

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13931


Bodleian Library Tercentenary Collection

Biographical / Historical

The celebration of the Tercentenary of the Bodleian Library took place at Oxford on 8-9 October 1902.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 33104-33156, 33424-33427.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was bound and referenced in 1903, and was added to in 1904.

Physical Facet

On paper


Bodleian Library Tercentenary Collection
Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
EAD version 2020
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom