Sir John Masterman Manuscript

Scope and Content

Manuscript, in six note books, of On the Chariot Wheel (London and New York, 1975), Sir John Masterman's autobiography.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir John Masterman (1891-1977) was an academic and intelligence officer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The collection was given through the Friends of the Bodleian in 1977.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library.