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Letters of Archibald Constable and Co., publishers, and Constable and Co. Limited, publishers, to John Murray, publishers, with related papers., 1897, 1915-1917, 1928.

Identifier: MS.40259

Scope and Contents

Letter, 3 August 1897, of Archibald Constable and Co. to John Murray IV. Folio 1.

Correspondence, 1915-1917 and 1928, between W.M. Meredith of Constable and Co. Limited and John Murray IV. Also included is a letter (folio 8) of O. Kyllmann, of Constable and Co. Limited, to John Murray IV. The letters include information concerning the Publishers’ Association, and the acquisition of Smith Elder and Co. by John Murray, publishers. Folios 2-21.


  • Creation: 1897, 1915-1917, 1928.


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0.00 Linear metres (i + 21 folios.)

Immediate Source of Acquisition


Repository Details

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

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