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Munby, Alan Noel Latimer, 1913-1974 (librarian, bibliographer, historian and book collector)



  • Existence: 1913-1974

Alan Noel Latimer Munby (1913-1974) was a bibliographical historian; librarian and fellow of King's College, Cambridge; prisoner of war; and book collector.

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'Court Hand Restored, or, The Student's Assistant in Reading Old Deeds Charters etc.', 1776

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8206
Scope and Contents Palaeographical manual, substantially a manuscript copy with enlargements of the book of the same title by Andrew Wright of the Inner Temple. With a note on the front free end-paper by A. N. L. Munby, dated 3 Jul 1973. Has bookplate of John Dovaston's son, John Freeman Milward Dovaston
Dates: 1776
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