Copies of the Correspondence of Henry Balston

Scope and Content

Typescript copies of correspondence of Henry Balston, at Rugby School and Oxford University, including letters concerning his death.

Administrative / Biographical History

Henry Balston (1816-1840).

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The copies were given to the Library by Thomas Balston in 1966.


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. 41772-3.