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Piffard (Guerard) Manuscript Collection
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  • Scope and Contents
  • Arrangement Note
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Source of Acquisition
  • Accruals and Additions
  • Preferred Citation

  • Contributing Institution: Special Collections & University Archives
    Title: Guerard Piffard Manuscript Collection
    Identifier/Call Number: MS-0188
    Physical Description: 1.25 Linear Feet
    Date: circa 1950s
    Language of Material: English .

    Scope and Contents

    A collection of 17 pieces of literature translated to English from their original French by Dr. Piffard of the Department of French and Italian at San Diego State University.

    Arrangement Note

    Manuscripts are filed alphabetically by title.

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Source of Acquisition

    Guerard Piffard

    Accruals and Additions


    Preferred Citation

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Guerard Piffard Manuscript Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, San Diego State University Library.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    French literature--To 1500--Translations into English
    Epic poetry, French--Translations into English
    Chansons de geste--Translations into English