Archive of Sydney Roscoe

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Working papers of Sydney Roscoe for his bibliography John Newbery and his successors 1740-1814 (Five Owls Press, 1973).

Administrative / Biographical History

Sydney Roscoe (fl. 1900-1977) was a solicitor, collector of 18th and 19th century children's books and private press books, and a bibliographer. He published John Newbery and his Successors 1740-1814 in 1973.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is permitted at any time by prior arrangement. Contact: efl-enquiries@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

Other Finding Aids

An unpublished handlist is available.