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Duff, Edward Gordon, 1863-1924 (bibliographer)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1863 - 1924

Biography

Edward Gordon Duff (1863-1924) was Librarian, John Rylands Library, Manchester, 1893-1900, Sanders Reader in Bibliography, Cambridge, 1898-99, President, Edinburgh Bibliographical Society, 1899-1900. He published works on early English printing and the book trade.

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Collation of Horae

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5126
Scope and Contents A collation of the following 'long twelve' editions of Horae, 24 folios. On the versos are the titles, colophons and notes. On the rectos the incipits of each leaf are arranged in quires. 1. Clare College Library, KK.8.3(2), printed by Pynson, 1514 (fo. iiv). 2. Cambridge University Library, AB.5.62, printed by Wynkyn de Worde, 1514 (fo.1v). 3. British Library, C.35.a.2, printed by [Pynson, c. 1514] (fo. 2v). 4. Bodley, Douce BB.53 (1), printed by R. Fakes, c. 1521 (fo. 3v). 5. British...
Dates: 1890 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Edward Duff: Sixteenth-century printers and stationers of London

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4230
Scope and Contents

'The Printers, Stationers & Bookbinders of London from the Year 1500 to the Year 1535', the Sandars Lectures for 1904, 60 folios. The versos are blank throughout.

Dates: 1904
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

Edward Gordon Duff: Correspondence to G. Chawner and A.G.W. Murray, 1905-1919

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4251/393-398
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Artificial collection of single item or small collection accessions. Mainly correspondence but includes other papers.

Dates: 1905-1919
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

Edward Gordon Duff: Letters to him

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7610-7612
Scope and Contents

Correspondence on bibliographical topics.

Dates: 1880-1909
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

Edward Gordon Duff: Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8591-8632
Scope and Contents

Booksellers correspondence, notes on early printed books, book bindings, specific works and libraries, miscellaneous correspondence, catalogues and bibliographical memoranda.

Dates: 1765-1924
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

Edward Gordon Duff: 'Printers, Stationers and Bookbinders of Westminster and London from 1476 to 1535'

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5712
Scope and Contents

The Sandars Lectures for 1899 and 1904, 204 folios.

Dates: 1899-1904
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Edward Gordon Duff: The English Provincial Printers, Stationers, and Bookbinders to 1557

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4542
Scope and Contents

The Sandars Lectures for 1911, 81 folios. The text has been corrected by the author, and the four lectures are each contained in a separate envelope.

Dates: 1911
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

E.G. Duff: Incunabula

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10254
Scope and Contents

List of incunabula in the sale of Gordon Duff's manuscripts and books collection, sold in 1925.

Dates: 1925
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

Francis John Henry Jenkinson (1853-1923), Librarian to the University of Cambridge 1889-1923: correspondence concerning the Sandars Readership in Bibliography

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7623
Scope and Contents The Sandars Readership in the University of Cambridge was established under the will of Samuel Sandars (1837-94) [son of George Sandars MP] who was educated at Harrow and Trinity becoming MA in 1863. Sandars was called to the bar from the Inner Temple 1863. He became a JP and High Sheriff for Buckinghamshire and in addition to benefactions to Great St. Mary's, Cambridge, and the University Library, he. left £2,000 for the endowment of an annual lecture or course of lectures in the fields of...
Dates: 1895-1917
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

of 3 Bulkeley Terrace, Beaumaris to [Charles Edward] Sayle, 1 Jul 1903

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8203/A/59
Scope and Contents From the File:

These were found mainly in envelopes bearing biographical information provided by Munby.

Dates: 1 Jul 1903
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

Samuel Sandars: Letter to E. Gordon Duff, 1893

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4251/1243
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Artificial collection of single item or small collection accessions. Mainly correspondence but includes other papers.

Dates: 1893
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

Additional filters:

Type
Collection 8
Archival Object 3
 
Subject
Bookbinders 2
Bookselling 2
Printers 2
Bibliography 1
Book industry 1

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