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MS Eng 1177-MS Eng 1177.2

Dibdin, Thomas Frognall, 1776-1847. Thomas Frognall Dibdin papers, 1798-1836 : Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: MS Eng 1177-MS Eng 1177.2
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Dibdin, Thomas Frognall, 1776-1847.
Title: Thomas Frognall Dibdin papers,
Date(s): 1798-1836.
Quantity: 1 collection (3 volumes (.4 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters on the publication of Dibdin's Bibliographical Decameron; letters and clippings concerning the book collector Richard Heber, and letters, manuscripts, and printed material on Dibdin's various publications.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

62M-97. Gift of W. A. Jackson, 1 Waterhouse Street Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1962 December 21.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Thomas Frognall Dibdin Papers, 1798-1836 (MS Eng 1177-1177.2). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Dibdin was an English bibliographer.

Arrangement

Organized into the following three series:

Scope and Contents

Includes 3 collections of Dibdin's papers bound for the botanist and antiquarian Dawson Turner (1775-1858): letters on the publication of Dibdin's Bibliographical Decameron; letters and clippings, 1818-1834, concerning the book collector Richard Heber and the dispersal of his library; and letters, manuscripts, and printed material on Dibdin's various publications.

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