Letters to J.M. Thompson

Scope and Content

Letters to J.M. Thompson, mainly concerning his Miracles in the New Testament (London, 1911), with part of Thompson's diary for October-November 1902.

Administrative / Biographical History

James Matthew Thompson (1878-1956) was a historian and theologian. 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 J.D.A. Thompson, 1960-1.


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. 41689-90.