Skip to main content

Cambridge University Libraries are providing a blend of online and controlled in-person services. Please see our website for more details.

Literary: MacMillan and Company Limited and Charles Scribner's Sons: business correspondence., 17 Jan 1942 - 24 Nov 1942

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/700

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: Daniel MacMillan, [Chairman and Managing Director], and Lovat Dickson, [Director], of MacMillan, on managing those works by WSC where he holds the copyright (20); Lord Halifax [earlier Edward Wood and Lord Irwin, British Ambassador in the United States] on a window display featuring WSC's books at Scribner's in New York [United States].Other subjects include: WSC's sales and royalties in the United States and elsewhere; requests to publish extracts from WSC's works in various forms and to quote and reproduce illustrations; the publication and rights of various works by WSC abroad; commission due to Curtis Brown.Also includes: a proof advertisement for WSC's books to appear in New York newspapers; summaries of royalty statements received from Scribner's and the world-wide copyright position of various of WSC's titles; account statements from MacMillan.


  • 17 Jan 1942 - 24 Nov 1942

Conditions Governing Access



1 item(s) (1 file (59 loose folios).)

Language of Materials


The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.