Papers relating to the Oxford Dante Society

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the Oxford Dante Society, comprising abstracts of papers read before the Oxford Dante Society, 2 vols., 1876-98; and a minute book of the Oxford Dante Society, 1876-1968.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Oxford Dante Society was founded by Edward Moore in 1876. See The Oxford Dante Society: a record of forty-four years (1876-1920) compiled by Paget Toynbee (Oxford, 1920).

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Acquisition Information

Presented to the Library in 1977.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

The Library's card catalogue for manuscripts.

Corporate Names