Papers of Alec Brown

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Typescripts of novels, translation works and rare editions of early Soviet writers, including Pasternak, Leonov Tokaev and Serbo-Croat writers incl Vuco and Davico, as well as a large collection of Slavonic printed books from the period between the two world wars.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alec Brown, (1900-1962), poet.

Reference: Deposit information.

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Access to all registered researchers.

Acquisition Information

This collection was purchased in 1974.

Other Finding Aids

A temporary box list is available in the Special Collections Department.

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 Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult.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.