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Sir Edmund Gosse: Review of The works of Sir Thomas Brown

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8461

Scope and Contents

The manuscript of an unfinished review of Sir Geoffrey Keynes, ed., The works of Sir Thomas Browne, vol. I. This was the last piece written by Gosse before his death.


  • Creation: 1928


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volume was given to Sir Geoffrey Keynes by Dr Philip Gosse, son of Sir Edmund Gosse. Received by the University Library from the library of Sir Geoffrey Keynes, 1982.

Related Materials

Cambridge University Library holds other papers relating to Sir Edmund Gosse, including MSS.Add.2768/15, 6618, 7034 and 7035.


The review was printed in the Sunday Times, 27 May 1928. The collection is no. 1309 in Sir Geoffrey Keynes, Bibliotheca bibliographici (London, 1964), p. 135.
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