Verse by H.M. Margoliouth

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. poet. d. 159-60, e. 101-7
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      9 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Verse by H.M. Margoliouth, consisting of:  

  • Fair copies of verse, with some printed cuttings
  • Working notebooks, including drafts of verse, ca. 1951-4

Administrative / Biographical History

Herschel Maurice Margoliouth (1887-1959), poet and literary historian, was Secretary of Faculties, Oxford University. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Conditions Governing Access

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

Acquisition Information

The collection was given to the Library by Margoliouth's executors in 1959.


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. II, nos. 46409-17.