The Mandeville Press Collection

Scope and Content

Publications and correspondence relating to the press.

Administrative / Biographical History

From 1974 onwards, the poets Peter Scupham and John Mole printed and published poetry at the Mandeville Press in Hitchin for other poets. The Press is noted for pamphlets containing a single poem with an accompanying illustration.

Reference: University of Birmingham, Guide to Special Collections Archives and Manuscripts ( ). Accessed January 2002.


The collection is uncatalogued

Access Information

Open. Access to all registered researchers.

Acquisition Information

This collection was presented by Sheila Apted.

Other Finding Aids

Please see online catalogue for further details.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in advance in writing from the University Archivist, Special Collections. Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult. Special Collections will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.


Further deposits are not expected.

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