Papers of R.M. Milburn

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Lat. misc. c. 48/1-4, c. 49-51
  • Dates of Creation
      19th-20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      4 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

R.M. Milburn, supplement to H.A. Holden's Folia silvulae (2 vols., Cambridge, 1865-70) in the form of printed cuttings and manuscript transcripts from anthologies of modern Latin verse compositions, with identifications of the authors, late 19th-early 20th century.

Administrative / Biographical History

Robert Marriott Milburn (1849-1916).

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library by the compiler's sister in 1919.


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. II, nos. 47901-4.