Notebooks of D.D. Evans

Scope and Content

Three notebooks of D.D. Evans, containing references to persons in the book trade from the St. James's Chronicle, 1772-9, and from London directories, 1763-96, the Gentleman's Magazine, 1731-80, and registers of London parishes.

Administrative / Biographical History

D.D. Evans.

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

The notebooks were given to the Library by D.D. Evans in 1964.


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. 45954-6.

Personal Names