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Manuscripts and Papers of Ingram Bywater


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This collection consists of manuscripts collected by Bywater, working papers on classical subjects, and correspondence mainly with classical scholars.


  • 16th cent.-1914


53 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English, Latin, Italian, Ancient Greek, German, and French

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Bywater 6].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Bywater 6-9, 11, 13-15, 17-34, 36, 39-64

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12830

Biographical / Historical

Ingram Bywater (1840-1914) was Regius Professor of Greek at Oxford, 1893-1908. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Part bequeathed by Bywater, part given by Mrs. Charles Cornish in 1919 and 1921.

Related Materials

Descriptions of medieval manuscripts collected by Bywater are available in the Library.
Manuscripts and Papers of Ingram Bywater
Emily Tarrant
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom