Hilary Sumner-Boyd Manuscript

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Manuscript of 'The seven hills of Istanbul' by Hilary Sumner-Boyd.

Administrative / Biographical History

Hilary Sumner-Boyd was a writer.

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 manuscript was given to the Library in 1978.


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

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library.


The material was subsequently used in H. Sumner-Boyd and J. Freely, Strolling through Istanbul (Istanbul, 1973).