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Archive of George Thorn-Drury

 Collection

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Transcripts, indexes and notes by George Thorn-Drury, mainly relating to 17th-century English poetry and drama, with some other papers.

Dates

  • 19th-20th cent.

Extent

1.19 Linear metres (19 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. c. 289, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. c. 289-290, d. 296, d. 342, d. 347, e. 255, e. 347-350, f. 83-84; Eng. poet. c. 26-27, d. 52, e. 49-50, f. 14-15

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17327, 7987, 7925

Abstract

Archive of George Thorn-Drury

Biographical / Historical

George Thorn-Drury (1860-1931) was a barrister and literary scholar. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were acquired by the Library in 1947 and 1952.
Title
Catalogue of the archive of George Thorn-Drury
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
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom