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Guide to the Robert Lenkiewicz collection M2855
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Scope and Contents

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Robert Lenkiewicz collection
    source: Maggs Bros.
    Creator: Lenkiewicz, R. O. (Robert O.), 1941-2002
    Identifier/Call Number: M2855
    Physical Description: 7 Linear Feet (17 manuscript storage boxes, 1 half box)
    Date (inclusive): c. 1950s - 1990s

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Audiovisual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Robert Lenkiewicz collection (M2855). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Contents

    Bound collection of 52 vols of academic reference and xerographed facsimile editions from the library of Robert Lenkiewicz. Focused on John Dee, Leibniz and other Renaissance occultism.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Magic -- History.
    Occultism -- History
    Alchemy -- History
    Cabala -- History
    Microcosm and macrocosm
    Philosophy -- History
    Physical sciences.
    Maggs Bros.
    Dee, John, 1527-1608
    Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm, Freiherr von, 1646-1716