Papers of Gerald W. Bullett

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. c. 354, d. 495, e. 457-8
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      4 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Literary papers of Gerald W. Bullett, consisting of:  

  • 'The progress of Kay', published, London, 1916, incomplete
  • Literal translations of the Chinese poems of Fan Cheng-Ta by Bullett
  • Translations of 'The golden year of Fan Cheng-Ta', published, Cambridge, 1946, with examples of Chinese calligraphy by Tsui Chi, and letters from him to Bullett, 1945-8
  • Drafts, mainly short stories, many incomplete

Administrative / Biographical History

Gerald William Bullett (1893-1958) was a writer. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library in 1958.


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. 43789-92.