Papers of W.F. Tillotson's Fiction Bureau

Scope and Content

Two volumes of agreements between W.F. Tillotson's fiction bureau of Bolton, Lancashire, and various authors.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Frederick Tillotson.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The volumes were bought from Bumpus in 1966.


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. 45990-1