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Contracts. Agreements.

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Documents, enforceable by law, embodying agreements between two or more competent parties to do or not to do something, and specifying the terms and conditions of the agreement.

Found in 481 Collections and/or Records:

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "Biography of Gerard Manley Hopkins", by Bevis Hillier., 1968-1977

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1579
Scope and Contents

File contains original and copy correspondence between the publisher and third parties concerning the book, alongside original and copy author correspondence, editorial memoranda, a book outline synopsis, and the original contract.

Dates: 1968-1977

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "Eating", by Frank E. Huggett., 1978-1981

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1569
Scope and Contents

File contains the original contract signed by the author, alongside a reader's report, and author and publisher correspondence.

Dates: 1978-1981

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "Motives", by Kenneth Clark., 1962-1969

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1573
Scope and Contents

File contains original and copy correspondence between the publishers and third parties concerning the title, editorial memoranda, brief original author correspondence, and the original contract.

Dates: 1962-1969

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "Robert Adam, Vol. II", by John Fleming., 1962

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1575
Scope and Contents

File contains the original contract, a book outline, editorial memoranda, copy and original publisher correspondence, and brief original author correspondence.

Dates: 1962

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "The Caves of Niah", by Hugh Gibb and F.W. Tweedie., 1951-1965

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1576
Scope and Contents

File contains original and copy publisher correspondence with third parties concerning the title. Author correspondence is also present, copy and original, alongside editorial memoranda, and the original contract.

Dates: 1951-1965

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "The Dead Shall be Raised", by John Hedges and Gerald Wait., 1985-1989

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1581
Scope and Contents

File contains editorial memoranda, a prospectus and project proposal for the title, original and copy correspondence between the publisher and third parties concerning the book, copy and original author correspondence with the publisher, costings, and the original contract.

Dates: 1985-1989

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "The Diaghilev Ballet Russe", by Mary Clarke and Clement Crisp., 1987-1989

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1580
Scope and Contents

File contains original and copy publisher correspondence with third parties concerning the title, alongside the original contract, editorial memoranda, and manuscript notes.

Dates: 1987-1989

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "The Enigma of Werner Herzog", by Sheila Johnston., 1984-1988

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1559
Scope and Contents

File contains editorial memoranda, a project proposal form, correspondence with the author Sheila Johnston and others, and a copy of the cancelled publishing contract. A copy of a letter from director Werner Herzog is also present.

Dates: 1984-1988

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "The Last Sailors", by Neil Hollander and Harald Mertes., 1979-1982

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1577
Scope and Contents

File contains original and copy publisher correspondence with third parties concerning the title, as well as a film-related project. Author correspondence is also present, copy and original, alongside editorial memoranda, brief photocopied illustrations, and the original contract. An original letter from Edward Heath M.P. to Neil Hollander is also present.

Dates: 1979-1982

"Cancelled Contracts" file for "Turner's Human Landscape", by Eric Shanes., 1981-1987

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1562
Scope and Contents

File contains author and third party correspondence, the original contract signed by the author, a publishing report, and manuscript notes.

Dates: 1981-1987

"Cancelled Contracts", for John Murray titles, by authors with surnames beginning A-Z. , 1984-1993

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1558
Scope and Contents File contains original and copy agreements, with some brief correspondence, concerning the following authors and titles: Aylen, L. ("White Zulu"); Bickers, P., and Roxby Art Publishing Ltd. ("Practical History of Painting"); Boynton, L. ("Gillow Furniture"); Buxton, N. ("Walks in Wine Country"); Combs, R. ("Nicolas Roeg", with accompanying author letters); Cook, B. (letters concerning the reversion of rights for "The...
Dates: 1984-1993

"Cancelled Publishing Contracts"., 1962-1993

 Series
Identifier: Acc.13328/1558-1581
Scope and Contents

This series contains 24 files related to book publishing projects which appear to have been cancelled before publication. Files primarily contain correspondence between John Murray, publishers, and the respective authors concerned, alongside original and/or copy contracts, editorial memoranda, and third party letters concerning the projects. A number of these titles appear to have been published subsequently by other publishing houses.

Dates: 1962-1993

Charter (lege, contract), dated 12 December 1605, registered in Books of Session 1 January 1606, David Reid of Aikenheid and Edward, Lord Bruce of Kinloss, Dame Magdalene Clerk, his spouse, and Edward Bruce, their son and heir, by which the former for 25,000 merks dispones to them the lands of Easter and Wester Pitdynneis with houses, etc., 12 December 1605.

 Item
Identifier: Ch.6413
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The charter and legal material contained here is of importance as giving the continuous history of a landed family in Fife from the 13th to the 18th century. The Halkett family appear to have risen partly on the decline of the Lochores of Lochore. By 1431, the former are having transumpts made of charters of the early 13th century granted to the latter (Ch.6018-6019).

Dates: 12 December 1605.

Contract, 2 December 1641, relating to William Sutherland, younger, and David Sinclair, flor. 1680 and 1692., 1641, 1680, 1692.

 File
Identifier: Acc.9872/1
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Containing the correspondence, accounts and papers of three Caithness families, the Williamsons of Banniskirk, the Sinclairs of Southdun and the Hendersons of Stemster, Bower. The papers span the seventeenth to twentieth centuries. The bulk of the papers relate to the Ulbster estates in Caithness, under the Lieutenant Colonel Benjamin Williamson's and Captain David Henderson's respective factorships. There are letters relating to The Caithness Fencible Regiment and the Caithness Highlander...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1641, 1680, 1692.

Contract, 10 May 1581, registered in Books of Session 11 May 1581, George Stewart of Rossyth and George Lundie of Breiryhill, minister of Dummany, respecting bonds over Rossyth., 10 May 1581.

 Item
Identifier: Ch.6752
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The charter and legal material contained here is of importance as giving the continuous history of a landed family in Fife from the 13th to the 18th century. The Halkett family appear to have risen partly on the decline of the Lochores of Lochore. By 1431, the former are having transumpts made of charters of the early 13th century granted to the latter (Ch.6018-6019).

Dates: 10 May 1581.

Contract, 15 December 1610, registered in Books of Session 16 February 1618, Sir Robert Halkheid and lady and John Walker, merchant, Dunfermline, annual-rent of twenty bolls bear from Knokkes., 15 December 1610.

 Item
Identifier: Ch.6789
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The charter and legal material contained here is of importance as giving the continuous history of a landed family in Fife from the 13th to the 18th century. The Halkett family appear to have risen partly on the decline of the Lochores of Lochore. By 1431, the former are having transumpts made of charters of the early 13th century granted to the latter (Ch.6018-6019).

Dates: 15 December 1610.

Contract, 30 August 1578, between Andrew Man elder, burgess of Dundee and Andrew Man his son and Christian Cur[?] relict of Andrew Fletcher, and Robert and Sara her children, for the marriage of Andrew and Sara. Also receipt, 1580, by Andrew Man younger., 30 August 1578, 1580.

 Item
Identifier: Ch.13746
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

The family acquired various properties in Angus which were consolidated into the baronies of Innerpeffer and Turin; after Sir Andrew`s purchase of Saltoun the Angus property was sold, some to Col Sir Francis Ruthven in 1648, some to George, Lord Spynie in 1650, and some to George, Earl of Panmure in 1663; current titles will have passed to the purchasers.

Dates: 30 August 1578, 1580.