Papers of Richard Bentley, relating to various publications.
Papers of Richard Bentley
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Richard Bentley (1853-1936) was a publisher. 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 http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).
The papers were bought from D.D. Evans, Day's Bookshop, Thame and given by the Friends of the Bodleian in 1961.
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. 38645-51.