Copies of 'Retrospection, a poem accompanied with notes' by Disney Alexander

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Don. d. 103, e. 88
  • Dates of Creation
      19th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      2 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Holograph copies of 'Retrospection, a poem accompainied with notes' by Disney Alexander, printed in Horae poeticae (London, 1837), 40-78.

Administrative / Biographical History

Disney Alexander, poet.

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

The copies were bought from Peter Murray Hill and given to the Library by the Friends of the Bodleian 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. 39066-7.