Letters to Sir Sidney Lee

Scope and Content

Letters to Sidney Lee, arranged alphabetically by correspondent, with letters from him to his mother.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Sidney Lee (1859-1926) was a Shakespearean scholar and biographer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

The letters were given to the Library by the Public Trustee in 1926.


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. 45176-82.