Records of the Dursley Reading Society

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      GB 161 MSS. Top. Gloucestershire d. 1, e. 4-8, f. 1
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Scope and Content

Miscellaneous records of the Dursley Reading Society, including accounts and minutes.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dursley (Book or) Reading Society, Gloucestershire.

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 records were given to the Library by F. Madan in 1904.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 33432-8.

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