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"Out of Print Agreements", John Murray educational titles, by author surname, A-Z., 1939-1987

Identifier: Acc.13328/1481-1486

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

This series contains over 180 individual editorial files relating to named titles published by John Murray, publishers, from their educational list, largely dating from the 1960s-1990s, with a particular emphasis on the final two decades between 1980-1999. Editorial files primarily contain editorial memoranda and proof corrections sent between editorial and production staff. In certain cases, files also include correspondence between the books’ authors and the publishers, or from third parties, including readers, reviewers, booksellers, and copyright holders. The series concludes with an advertising ledger for educational titles, alongside a number of correspondence files relating to foreign rights management, marketing projects, copyright permissions, and contracts.


  • Creation: 1939-1987


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6 Folders

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Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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