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Proofs. printed matter

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 311 Collections and/or Records:

13 drawings by Edward Blore for Sir James Hall`s "Essay on the Origin, History, and Principles of Gothic Architecture" (1813).

 File
Identifier: Acc.12083
Scope and Contents

Includes a collection of proof engravings for the book and some drawings, notes and papers of Sir James Hall.

Dates: 1809-1812.

115 letters to W R Aitken and his family of Hugh MacDiarmid, and four from Valda Grieve.

 Collection
Identifier: Acc.10488
Scope and Contents

With manuscripts of a short story and essay of MacDiarmid, proof copy of "Sanschaw" and typescript copy of a thesis on MacDiarmid by Claude Henry.

Dates: 1934-1978.

Artist`s sketches and proofs of Colin Wilson.

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Identifier: Acc.9157
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Concerning a proposed official set of postage stamps to mark the establishment of a Scottish Assembly.

Dates: 1979.

Assorted proofs for "Missionary travels and researches in South Africa" by David Livingstone., ? 1856-? 1857.

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS.42430-42435
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series is of the correspondence and papers, including some manuscripts, of many of the most prominent authors published by John Murray, publishers. The papers represent the relationship between author and publisher. There are particularly significant holdings relating to Isabella Bishop (Isabella Bird), George Crabbe, Charles Darwin, Sir Charles and Elizabeth Eastlake, Richard Ford, John Franklin, William Gladstone, Sir Francis Head, Sir Austen Henry Layard, David Livingstone, Thomas...
Dates: ? 1856-? 1857.

Author`s corrected proofs of George MacDonald, "A Book of Strife in the Form of the Diary of an Old Soul" (1880).

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Identifier: Acc.8823
Scope and Contents

With associated letter, 1930, of Grevillle MacDonald to Gilbert Rae.

Dates: 1880-1930.

Author’s proofs for 'The Icelandic Sagas' Vol.1, Introduction to Eigil’s Saga., 1999.

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Identifier: Acc.13542/36
Scope and Contents

Proofs for: Introduction, Audun’s Tale, Grænlendinga Saga, Eirík’s Saga, The Tale of Thorstein Stangarhögg, Eigil’s Saga.

Dates: 1999.

Author’s proofs for 'The Icelandic Sagas' Vol.2, Grettir’s Saga and Glossary., 2002.

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Identifier: Acc.13542/58
Scope and Contents From the Series: Most, but not all, of Magnusson's published works are represented. Also included here are the translations that Magnusson undertook on the work of the Icelandic author and Nobel prize winning novelist Halldór Laxness (1902-1998). Material relating to Magnusson's book on Mastermind "I've started so I'll finish" can be found in the Mastermind section.The material includes correspondence relating to book proposals, research notes compiled by Magnusson while working on his books, and...
Dates: 2002.

Author’s proofs for 'The Icelandic Sagas' Vol.2, Gunnarr ƥiðrandabani’s Tale to Hænsa-ƥórir’s Saga., 2002.

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Identifier: Acc.13542/57
Scope and Contents

Proofs for: Gunnarr ƥiðrandabani’s Tale, Fóstbrœðra Saga, Hreiðarr’s Tale, Vatnsdæla Saga, Hænsa-ƥórir’s Saga.

Dates: 2002.

"Complete Catalogue of Works Published", proof with annotations., March 1925

 Item
Identifier: Acc.13328/920
Scope and Contents

Volume contains manuscript and typescript annotations and notes, alongside a loosely inserted order form.

Dates: March 1925

"Complete Catalogue of Works Published", proof with annotations., January 1929

 Item
Identifier: Acc.13328/928
Scope and Contents

Volume contains manuscript and typescript annotations and notes, alongside a loosely inserted supplementary book list (also dated January 1929).

Dates: January 1929

Corrected proofs of John Bellany and Alan Bold, "Homage to MacDiarmid".

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Identifier: Acc.9156
Scope and Contents

With lithographic plates, and manuscript and typescript drafts of the poem.

Dates: circa 1986.