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Alan Noel Latimer Munby: Biographical Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8199-8229

Scope and Contents

The papers comprise a mixture of Munby's own correspondence and papers (MS.Add.8203/D, E; 8229; 8307; 8308) and manuscripts which he collected (MS.Add.8199-8202; 8203/A, B, C; 8204-8213; 8219-8228). The former contain a wide range of subject matter, while the latter are mainly of bibliographic interest, comprising letters of printers, booksellers, book collectors and librarians, and catalogues and ledgers.


  • Creation: 1533-1974


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 Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


1 archive box(es) (1 box)

2 file(s) (2 box-files)

24 volume(s) (24 volumes)

6 envelope(s) (6 envelopes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from the library of A.N.L. Munby, 1974

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Repository Details

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