Lectures by J.A.R. Munro

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. d. 642-3
  • Dates of Creation
      [? 19th-20th century]
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      2 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Two volumes of lectures by J.A.R. Munro, consisting of:

  • Lectures on aspects of Greece in the sixth century BC
  • Lectures on the history of Athens, in the form of biographies of nine Athenian statesmen

Administrative / Biographical History

John Arthur Ruskin Munro (1864-1944) was Rector of Lincoln College, Oxford, and an archaelogist and historian.

Access Information

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).

Acquisition Information

The volumes were given to the Library by Mrs M.C.N. Munro in 1967.


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. 45459-60.