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Cantab Fables

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5966

Scope and Contents

A collection of stories illustrative of Cambridge life, 54 folios: (fo. 2) list of contents; (fo. 3) text. There are various pen-and-ink sketches by way of illustration, a few on paper gummed to the leaves. Inside the front cover is the bookplate of Catherine Mary Wellings and 'E.P. Wellings 1873'.


  • Creation: 1831

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased 1916.

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Repository Details

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