Archive of Frederick Martin
Martin's papers, including:
- Manuscript of 'Life of John Clare', used by the printer for the edition of 1865
- Draft and fair copy of 17 chapters of an unpublished life of Heinrich Heine
- Letters to Martin, 1868-1882
- Creation: 1865-1882
0.37 Linear metres (5 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. c. 58, fols. 1-2].
Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Don. c. 58-59, d. 63-65
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13217
Archive of Frederick Martin, 1865-1882
Biographical / Historical
Frederick Martin (1830-1883) was a writer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
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. 38845-9.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library by the Friends of the Bodleian in 1939.
- Catalogue of the archive of Frederick Martin, 1865-1882
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
- EAD version 2019
- Language of description
- Script of description