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Count Egon Corti. Collection.
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Count Egon Corti. Collection.
    Dates: 1805-1915
    Collection Number: D-010
    Creator/Collector: Corti, Count Egon (1886-1953)
    Extent: 5.1 linear feet.
    Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Abstract: Lithographs, drawings, books, and manuscript notes used for nineteenth century German pomological texts. Illustrations are primarily of apples and pears.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, University of California, Library, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    Count Egon Corti. Collection.. UC Davis. Special Collections

    Biography/Administrative History

    Staff officer in the Imperial Royal Austrian Army; history student in Vienna; author of many popular historical works, mostly biographies. His most popular book, Elizabeth die seltsame Frau, was translated into ten languages and thirty three editions were published.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Lithographs, drawings, books, and manuscript notes used for nineteenth century German pomological texts. Illustrations are primarily of apples and pears.

    Indexing Terms

    Fruit-culture

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