Volumes Collected by Strickland Gibson
Four manuscripts from the collection of volumes assembled by Strickland Gibson for the study and teaching of bibliography.
- 16th-19th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. [pr. bk.] Gibson 47].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
[pr. bk.] Gibson 47, 48, 236, 282
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7682
Biographical / Historical
Strickland Gibson (1877-1958), a member of the Bodleian staff from 1891, and Sub-Librarian 1931-45. 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. II, nos. 47256-9.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The manuscripts were given to the Library by Strickland Gibson in 1952.
- Manuscripts Collected by Strickland Gibson
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description
- Script of description