- Oslar, John
- Call number
- Pforz MS
- Physical description
- 1 volume (25 manuscript pages 14 total leaves), 20 cm; 1 volume (25 manuscript pages 14 total leaves), 20 cm
- Preferred Citation
- John Oslar commonplace book, Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library
- Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
- Access to materials
- Restricted access. Request access to this collection.
Cambridgeshire County Council records name a John Oslar who is a farmer in Fulbourn in 1828, and a gentleman in Whittlesford in 1838. Poems, copied and original, and various notes; in ink and pencil. Most entries dated; signed only once, on the verso of leaf 12 ("Dec 15th / 11 oClock / at Night / John Oslar"). In a notebook "Sold by C. Sheppard, no. 19, Lambeth Hill, Doctor's Commons"; with engraved cover illustration of two clipper ships at sail, titled "A gentle breeze." Filed with miscellaneous manuscripts (MISC 2834).
Using the collection
LocationCarl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
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