Four volumes of typed copies, made in 1890, of the correspondence between Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, and Mrs S. Brydges Willyams, 1851-63.
Copies of the Correspondence of Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. lett. d. 340-3
- Dates of Creation1851-63
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description4 shelfmarks
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield (1804-1881) was a prominent statesman. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
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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 volumes were bought from John Parker in 1974.
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. 41768-71.