Correspondence of Norah H. Evans

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      GB 161 MSS. Eng. lett. c. 513; Eng. misc. c. 772
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Scope and Content

Correspondence of Norah H. Evans, with transcripts and notes by her, relating to John Hooker, The order and usage of the keeping of a parlement in England [London, ca. 1572]. See Vernon F. Shaw, Parliament in Elizabethan England. John Hooker's Order and Usage (New Haven & London, 1977).

Administrative / Biographical History

Norah Holden Evans (d 1973) was a historian.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The papers were bequeathed to the Library, with a copy of Hooker's work ([pr. bk.]Don. e. 809), by Norah Evans in 1973.


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. 41457-8.