Notebooks of Alexander Nicoll
Notebooks of Alexander Nicoll, consisting of:
- Volumes containing notes of books and articles with some quotations and comments, arranged alphabetically under subject headings
- List of books and articles on Oriental subjects, arranged alphabetically by subject
- Lists of books, arranged by author, relating to Oriental subjects
- Notes on Latin phrases
- 19th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Lat. misc. b. 9].
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MSS. Lat. misc. b. 9, c. 23-46, e. 45-6
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13266
Biographical / Historical
Alexander Nicoll (1793-1828) was sub-librarian of the Bodleian, 1813-17, and Regius Professor of Hebrew, 1822-28. 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. II, nos. 47865-91.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The notebooks were transferred from Library records in 1916.
- Notebooks of Alexander Nicoll
- Emily Tarrant
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