Works of E.H.W. Meyerstein

Scope and Content

Works of E.H.W. Meyerstein, consisting of:  

  • Author's typescript, with manuscript corrections, of 'Joshua Slade'; printer's copy, published, London, 1938
  • Holograph copy of 'Briancourt', similar to the version published, London, 1937

Administrative / Biographical History

Edward Harry William Meyerstein (1889-1952) was a poet and author. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The collection was given to the Library by the author, through the Friends of the Bodleian, in 1939.


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. 39014-16.