Miscellaneous papers concerning the "Family Library" monograph series of John Murray, publishers. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.42612
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • ? 1825-1846. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    (1) Draft agreement, ? 1825 (watermark) : "Heads of an agreement to be entered into between Mr Murray and Mr Lockhart respecting

    the Family Library", with an enclosure concerning the payments to be made to Lockhart.

    (2) Manuscript list, 11 July 1828, of authors and the books that they were to write for the "Family Library".

    (3) Manuscript list, 14 July 1828, of the proposed order of publication of the first works of the "Family Library".

    (4) Receipts.

    (5) Letter offering a work to the publisher.

    (6) Extract from a biographical dictionary.

  • Related Materials

    MSS.42768-42770 : Business books of the "Family Library"

    monograph series of John Murray, publishers.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    0131

Components