Letters of Edward, Viscount Grey of Fallodon

Scope and Content

Letters from Viscount Grey to Louise Creighton, wife of Mandell Creighton, 1901-31, with a few other letters, 1886-99.

Administrative / Biographical History

Edward, Viscount Grey of Fallodon (1862-1933) was a statesman. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The letters were given to the Library by Miss Mary Bailey and other grandchildren of the Creightons in 1959.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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. I, nos. 41821-2.