Papers of Edwin George Ross Waters

Scope and Content

Papers E.G.W. Ross including:

  • notes and correspondence relating to the Navigation of St. Brendan, with photostats of relevant manuscripts from various libraries
  • notes concerning algorism and lapidaries
  • material for an Anglo-Saxon reader.

Administrative / Biographical History

Edwin George Ross Waters (1890-1930) was Professor of the Romance Languages at the University of Oxford, Fellow of Trinity College, Oxford, and Taylorian Lecturer in French. See Who Was Who for details.

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Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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The Library's card catalogue for manuscripts.