Notes concerning Bodleian Library manuscripts by E.W.B. Nicholson

Scope and Content

Two notebooks of E.W.B. Nicholson containing notes, largely referring to Bodleian Library manuscripts, late 19th century.

Administrative / Biographical History

Edward William Byron Nicholson (1849-1912) was Bodley's Librarian from 1882 to 1912. See the Dictionary of National Biography for details.

Access Information

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

Bought by the Library in 1913.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city, county, and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).

Corporate Names