Notebooks of Mrs Frances L. Matthews

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. th. d. 50, e. 104-39; Eng. poet. e. 108
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      38 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Notebooks of Mrs Frances L. Matthews, consisting of:  

  • Exercise books containing transcripts by Mrs Matthews of religious talks by T.A. Bowhay, 1911-25
  • Six notebooks containing prayers and devotional writings of Mrs Matthews, 1952, n.d.
  • Notebook containing verse by Mrs Matthews, n.d.

Administrative / Biographical History

Frances Louise Matthews.

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

The notebooks were given to the Library by Mrs Matthews in 1960.


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. 46640-77.