Microfilms of Publishers' Archives

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Film 1200-8, 1234-1321
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century (copies of originals dating from 1696-1938
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      88 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Microfilms of various publishers, consisting of:  

  • George Routledge & Co., 1853-1902
  • George Allen & Co., 1893-1915
  • Cambridge University Press, 1696-1902
  • Elkin Mathews & Co., 1811-1938
  • Swan Sonnenschein & Co. 1878-1913
  • Kegan Paul, Trench, Trbner and Henry S. King, 1858-1912

Administrative / Biographical History

See Scope and Content.

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

The microfilms were bought by the Library, 1973-4.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

Descriptions and indexes are available in the Library.