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British authors collection
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  • Scope and Contents
  • Preferred Citation
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Conditions Governing Access

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: British authors collection
    Identifier/Call Number: M0121
    Physical Description: 3 Linear Feet (7 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1840-1953

    Scope and Contents

    Literary manuscripts and letters of writers of the British Commonwealth. Correspondence, literary manuscripts, commonplace books, autographs, and photographs.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item] British authors collection, M0121, Dept. of Special Collections, Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Various sources.

    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.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Authors, English.
    English literature