Ian Michael Papers,

Scope and Content

Papers of Ian Michael, 1979-1988, comprising manuscripts, drafts and proofs of six of his published novels.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ian Michael wrote detective novels under the pseudonym David Serafin. He was educated at Neath Grammar School and King's College, London, and was Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester before being appointed Professor of Spanish at the University of Southampton. He was appointed Professor of Spanish Studies at the University of Oxford in 1982.

Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Donated by Professor Ian Michael in 1995.

Note

Ian Michael wrote detective novels under the pseudonym David Serafin. He was educated at Neath Grammar School and King's College, London, and was Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester before being appointed Professor of Spanish at the University of Southampton. He was appointed Professor of Spanish Studies at the University of Oxford in 1982.

Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1996, p.41, at the National Library of Wales.

Archivist's Note

June 2003

Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1996.

Conditions Governing Use

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Appraisal Information

Action: All records have been retained.

Accruals

Accruals are not expected.

Additional Information

Published

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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