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Correspondence concerning a short biography of Austen Henry Layard published by Cassell’s in its ‘Famous lives’ series; with a receipt relating to an autobiography of Layard., 1924-1925.

Identifier: MS.42411

Scope and Contents

This folder has been arranged chronologically.

Letter of Harold Wheeler to Louis Charles Du Cane, 1924: folio 1;

Letter of John Murray [IV] to Louis Charles Du Cane, 1924: folio 2;

Copy of a letter of Louis Charles Du Cane to Harold Wheeler, 1924: folios 3-4;

Receipt probably of John Murray [IV] to Louis Charles Du Cane for a reading fee for ‘Layard’s autobiography’, 1925: folio 5.

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  • Creation: 1924-1925.


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6 Leaves

Language of Materials



i + 5 folios

Immediate Source of Acquisition


Repository Details

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

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