Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Arthur Ainger. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.40011
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • 1885-1943. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i + 107 folios.

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  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    Letters, 1885-1918, of Arthur Ainger probably to John Murray III, John Murray IV and Hallam Murray, and one letter, 1943, of Edward Ainger to John Murray, publishers. The letters concern works of Ainger published by the Murrays, including “The Eton Latin grammar” and “An English Latin gradus or verse dictionary”. There is mention also of reprints under the auspices of Cambridge University Press. The letters are arranged in chronological order.

    1885-1887: folios 1-12;

    1888-1890: folios 13-35;

    1891-1893: folios 36-45;

    1894-1897: folios 46-50;

    1898-1899: folios 51-67; (1)

    1900-1901: folios 68-78;

    1902-1903: folios 79-93;

    1904: folios 94-98;

    1909: folio 99;

    1912: folios 100-101;

    1918: folios 102-104;

    1943: folio 105; (2)

    Uncertain date: folios 106-107.

    1. Includes letter, 12 October 1899, of Richard Wright to John Murray IV: folio 62.

    2. Letter, 31 August 1943, of Edward Ainger to John Murray, publishers.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

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