The collection consists of miscellaneous manuscript and typescript notes, 1938, on news pamphlets during the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries.
Collins, Douglas Cecil
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 873
- Dates of Creation1938
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description4 bundles, 1 single sheet
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Administrative / Biographical History
Douglas Cecil Collins received his PhD from the University of London in 1938 on The collection and dissemination of news during the time of Shakespeare, with particular reference to news pamphlets 1590-1610 .
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Gift of Geoffrey Hanlow of Westerfield College, 1977.
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