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Book of poems with other loose poems inserted and unrelated lecture notes, 1851 - 1853

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/FISH/2/2

Scope and Contents

W.L. Cuttle writes of this book in his 14 Apr. 1952 note: This collection includes more verses (mostly Miltonic), apparently written some 25 or so years after: and also some notes for Fisher's lectures.
The verses have a theological theme, often featuring Satan.


  • Creation: 1851 - 1853


Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

Some records series are subject to confidentiality restrictions with the following closure periods: 30 years from date of creation for general administration files, legal records and financial files; 50 years from date of creation for governmental records, including papers of the College Governing Body and College Council, and constituent committees; 100 years from date of creation for personal and personnel records, including tutorial files, staff and fellows files and appointment records, personal finance and pension records. In addition sensitive correspondence and papers concerning College affairs such as disputes and disciplinary matters are closed for 100 years. Restrictions apply on some personal and private papers.


1 volume(s) (Volume) : Paper

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from Rare Books 2000.

Related Materials

DCPP/FISH/2/1 for earlier poetry and Cuttle letter.


Fisher, William Webster

Finding aid date

2001-09-18 13:37:51+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

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