Photostat of 'The case of Mary Fenner', widow of William Fenner, printer to Cambridge University. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.8494, folios 200-209
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • 1735. (Creation)

Extents

  • 10 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The document relates to, among other things, the financial difficulties arising from the partnership between William Fenner and William Ged, the Edinburgh printer who invented stereotyping.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    The original document is in the University Archives, Cambridge.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, 1958, made from photocopies in the possession of Arthur Gray.

  • Custodial History

    The Photostat was bought by the National Library of Scotland with the aid of the Reid Fund.

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