Microfilm copies of continuations of Sir Thomas Phillipps' catalogues annotated by A.N.L. Munby

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Microfilm copies of continuations of the catalogues of Sir Thomas Phillipps' books and manuscripts and Sotheby's sale catalogues annotated by Mr A.N.L. Munby.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alan Noel Latimer Munby (1913-74) was a librarian, bibliographer, historian and book collector. Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), Baronet, was an antiquary, collector of manuscripts and books. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

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

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Related Material

Xerox copies are available (R. Cat. 2590 b.1 and c. 20; R. Cat 2591 b.1/1-21).