Ellis Hovell Minns: Influence of Materials upon Writing

Scope and Content

'Influence of Materials upon Writing', lectures delivered by E.H. Minns as Sandars Reader in Bibliography at Cambridge, November 1925, 81 folios: (fo. 1-58) text, with comparative tables of certain alphabets inserted (fos 7a, 12a, and 21a); (fo. 59-70) photographs. The writing is on the recto only.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ellis Hovell Minns (1874-1953), Litt. D., Fellow of Pembroke College, Cambridge, and University Lecturer in Palaeography.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Dr Minns, 1925.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

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