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Lecture notebooks of Andrew Clark


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Fifty-eight notebooks written, partly in shorthand, by Andrew Clark, afterwards fellow of Lincoln college, Oxford, from lecturcs attended by him at Oxford, St. Andrews and Glasgow, with a few copied from other persons' notebooks, 1874-1882.

The notebooks are thus arranged:

  1. For Moderations;
  2. For Literae Humaniores;
  3. Miscellaneous.


  • Creation: 1874-1882


6.27 Linear metres (57 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin
  • Greek, Ancient (to 1453)

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Add. A. 307].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Add. A. 307-364

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19964


Lecture notebooks of Andrew Clark, written in 1874-1882.

Biographical / Historical

Andrew Clark (1856–1922) was a Church of England clergyman, scholar, and diarist. Mr. Clark matriculated from Balliol in Oct. 1875, was scholar of Lincoln 1876-1879 (1st Class Mods., Trin. '77: 1st Lit. Hum., Trin. '79), and fellow of Lincoln from 1880.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, nos. 29500-29557.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The notebooks were presented to the Librry by Andrew Clark in 1885.

MS. Add. A. 345, a notebook of lectures on Greek history by B. Bosanquet (1877-1879), has been missing since 1903.

Related Materials

For Clark's Oxford College Collections, see also MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 96-106, e. 104/1-4, e. 105/1-5, e. 109-115, e. 123/1-23, e. 124/1-16, e. 128-141, f. 22-26

For Clark's Essex Collections, see also MSS. Top. Essex c. 15, e. 6/1-11, e. 9/1-3, e. 10/1-3, e. 11/1-13, e. 11/15

For Clark's Newspaper Cuttings, see also MSS. Eng. misc. e. 265-329

For Clark's Diary, see also MSS. Eng. hist. e. 88-177c

For Clark's Notebooks, see also MSS. Top. Essex e. 11/14, e.11/16-18, e. 13, e. 44

For Clark's Collections for the History of Jesus College, Oxford, see also MSS. Top. Oxon. e. 142-143, e. 197-199

Lecture notebooks of Andrew Clark
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom