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James Kennedy Moffitt papers, 1874-1955.
BANC MSS 71/118 c box 1; BANC MSS 71/118 c cardfile box 1
Collection Overview

Title:

James Kennedy Moffitt papers, 1874-1955
James K. Moffitt papers

Creator/Contributor:

Moffitt, James K. (James Kennedy), 1865-1955, creator, creator.

Creator/Contributor:

Breeze, Thomas Hamilton, translator.

Creator/Contributor:

Halle, L., correspondent.

Abstract:

Correspondence, mainly relating to his book collecting. Material concerning Horace include copies of correspondence, a bibliography, and translations of Horace's poetry by Thomas Hamilton Breeze. Also includes 4 volumes of record notebooks (1874-1955) listing books in sequence by date acquired (and numbered 1 - 5096) along with the title, imprint information (for most), and the price he paid for each (if any).
Letter to J.K. Moffit from J. Halle, Antiquariat, regarding Horace material purchases, Feb. 9, 1928.

Date:

1874 (issued)

Subject:

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Moffitt, James K. (James Kennedy) -- 1865-1955 -- Library
Moffitt, James K. (James Kennedy) -- 1865-1955 -- Archives
Horace
Horace -- Bibliography
Incunabula -- Collectors and collecting -- United States
Rare books -- Collectors and collecting -- United States
Book collecting -- United States
Book collectors -- United States

Note:

James Kennedy Moffitt papers, BANC MSS 71/118 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Additions: Gift; Walt Fraser; 20061114.
In English.
Additions: Gift; Walt Fraser; 20061114.

Type:

bibliography
Notebooks.

Physical Description:

print
0.6 (1 box, 1

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 71/118 c box 1
BANC MSS 71/118 c cardfile box 1

Origin:

California