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Booksellers' correspondence collected by Duff., 1675-1870

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8591

Scope and Contents

Booksellers' correspondence collected from various sources, including many letters to John Bowyer Nichols (1779-1863) and his son John Gough Nichols (1806-73), booksellers and publishers, both concerned with the Gentleman's Magazine. Other letters are addressed to the firm of Cadell & Davies.


  • Creation: 1675-1870


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1 collection (65 letters and papers paper) : paper

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed, with other papers, by E.G. Duff, 1924.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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