64 letters, 1899-1949 and undated, to John Purves, mostly on literary matters, from among others J M Barrie, John Davidson, Luigi Pirandello and Walter de la Mare. Edit

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Acc.7175

Dates

  • 1388, 1798-1952. (Creation)

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  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

    With literary and historical manuscripts, 1388, 1798-1911 and undated, collected by Purves, including single letters of D G Rossetti, John Ruskin, Sir Walter Scott, and William Wordsworth.

    Also two albums, 1936-1952, of Purves, containing inscriptions in poetry and prose by various contributors.

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    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, 1978, Hugh J N Purves, Edinburgh.19 April 1978

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