Archive of Richard Bentley
Papers of Richard Bentley, relating to various publications.
0.70 Linear metres (7 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. b. 12, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Don. b. 12-13, c. 86-87, d. 132-134
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 9416
Catalogue of archive of Richard Bentley, 1889-1935
Biographical / Historical
Richard Bentley (1854-1936) was a publisher. Details are given in Who Was Who.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 38645-51.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought from D.D. Evans, Day's Bookshop, Thame and given by the Friends of the Bodleian in 1961.
- Catalogue of archive of Richard Bentley, 1889-1935
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
- EAD version 2019
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