Frederick Tombs Manuscripts

Scope and Content

This collection comprises translations into English of foreign works, mainly French, dealing with political and religio-political thought, socialism, Saint-Simonism, etc., together with translations of three works on the Breton language.


Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 4711-4730.

Access Information

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Frederick Tombs, Chester in 1922.

Other Finding Aids

The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).

Archivist's Note

September 2005.

This description was compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.

Additional Information