Alan Keen Collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers of Dr William Martin, Captain William Jaggard and Keen himself, concerning William Shakespeare. Includes papers on Jaggard's case against Hunter Charles Rogers over forged Shakespeare documents.

Administrative / Biographical History

Keen was a dealer in rare books and manuscripts.

Conditions Governing Access

Accessible to all registered researchers

Acquisition Information

Purchased in December 1968 from Mrs Frances Keen (widow of Alan Keen).

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