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Papers on Recataloguing Cambridge University Manuscripts

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9329

Scope and Contents

Reports, correspondence and lists of manuscripts for M.R. James's recataloguing of Cambridge University Library medieval manuscripts.


  • Creation: 1925-1932


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1 archive box(es) (1 box)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Office correspondence and papers, collected and catalogued, 1995.


For information about James's recataloguing work see R.W. Pfaff, Montague Rhodes James, 1980, pp.325-330, and Jayne Ringrose, 'The Legacy of M.R. James in Cambridge University Library', in Lynda Dennison, ed., The Legacy of M.R. James (Donington, 2001), pp.23-36.
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Repository Details

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