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Manuscript of Sir (Walter) Baldwin Spencer, 'Wanderings in wild Australia'

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Manuscript of Sir Walter Baldwin Spencer, 'Wanderings in wild Australia', published in 2 volumes, London, 1928, with illustrations, including maps and diagrams, mainly printed.

Dates

  • 1928

Extent

0.21 Linear metres (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. d. 200, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. misc. d. 200-201, c. 140

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13913

Abstract

Manuscript of Sir (Walter) Baldwin Spencer, 'Wanderings in wild Australia'

Biographical / Historical

Sir Walter Baldwin Spencer (1860-1929) was a biologist and ethnographer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The manuscript was given to the Library by Mrs Dorothy Young in 1930.
Title
Manuscript of Sir (Walter) Baldwin Spencer, 'Wanderings in wild Australia'
Status
Published
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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