Papers of Sir Thomas Erskine Holland

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. c. 125-6; Ital. c. 20
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English, French, and Italian.
  • Physical Description
      3 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Papers of Sir Thomas Erskine Holland relating to Alberico Gentili (1552-1608).

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Thomas Erskine Holland (1835-1926) was a jurist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

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

Acquisition Information

The papers were bequeathed to the Library by Sir Thomas in 1926.


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. 43564-6.

Related Material

See also Manuscripts of Jacques Philippe D'Orville (MSS. D'Orville 1-618).