Manuscripts of or relating to 'The Wind in the Willows' by Kenneth Grahame, consisting of:
Manuscripts of Kenneth Grahame
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. d. 281-2, e. 247-8
- Dates of Creation[ca. 1907-1933]
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description4 shelfmarks
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Kenneth Grahame (1859-1932) was an author and the Secretary of the Bank of England. He married Elspeth Thomson in 1899. 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 http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).
The manuscripts were given to the Library in 1943.
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. 45238-46.
See Scope and Content.