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Donald Wakeling: Catalogue of the Arnold Bequest

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7988

Scope and Contents

A manuscript catalogue of the 1940 Arnold Bequest to Cambridge University Library, 72 pages. The catalogue is divided into three sections: printed music, literature of music and manuscripts. Each entry includes bibliographical notes and a reference code allocated by the library. There is an accompanying letter from Alec King, Music Room, British Museum, to Derek Williams, Music Department, Cambridge University Library, 16 April 1973, presenting the volume, and the library's reply of 18 April 1973. There are also a few loose notes.


  • Creation: 1944 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Music Department, Cambridge University Library, 1975.

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