Xerox copy of Mr A.N.L. Munby's annotated copy of the catalogues of Sir Thomas Phillipps' manuscripts

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Xerox copy, from microfilm (MS. Film Dep. 914-6) of Mr A.N.L. Munby's annotated copy of the catalogues of Sir Thomas Phillipps' manuscripts (with continuations). The annotations give the sale numbers and present wherabouts where known.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alan Noel Latimer Munby (1913-74) was a librarian, bibliographer, historian and book collector. Sir Thomas Phillipps, Baronet, (1792-1872) was an antiquary, collector of manuscripts and books. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Related Material

See also:

  • Topographical collections, correspondence and papers of Sir Thomas Phillipps, Bart. (1792-1872) (MSS. Phillipps-Robinson a. 1-48, b. 1-218, c. 1-726, d. 1-326, e. 1-509, f. 1-83, g. 1-6; Rubbings Phillipps-Robinson 1-933)
  • Pedigrees printed for Sir Thomas Phillipps (MSS. Top. gen. a. 20, c. 105-6, c. 106*)
  • Indexes to the collection of manuscripts formed by Sir Thomas Phillipps (MSS. Eng. misc. b. 83-92)
  • Phillipps-Munby papers (MSS. Phillipps-Munby b. 1-5, c. 1-34, d. 1-25, d. 29-38, d. 41-9, e. 1-10, f. 1-3).

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