Papers of T.D.N. Besterman, comprising:
- personal correspondence, 1924-70, especially letters from Sir James and Lady Frazer, 1926-36 (204 items), letters from John Johnson, printer to the University of Oxford, 1929-41 (143 items), and letters from Nancy Mitford, 1956-75 (115 items)
- academic correspondence up to 1975 (c. 1600 items)
- papers relating to Besterman's talks
- papers concerning Besterman's Honorary Degree from Oxford
- 17 biographical accounts of T.D.N. Besterman (only to be issued with the permission of the Librarian).