The collection consists of family papers, correspondence, a diary, photographs, and printed material.
Papers of Bernard Quaritch, bookseller
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. lett. c. 435-7, c. 468, d. 410-11, e. 146-9; Eng. misc. c. 658, c. 699, e. 942-5, e. 973, f. 566, g. 183; German c. 28-30, e. 9
- Dates of Creation1828-1906
- Language of MaterialEnglish, and German.
- Physical Description23 shelfmarks
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Bernard Quaritch (1819-1899) was a bookseller. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
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The papers were purchased by the Library, 1976-9.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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