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Exploring the Wilde bequest: offprints and beyond

Monday, 15 July, 2013 by hlam

Having this week completed a reorganization of fifteen boxes of offprints from the Johannes Wilde bequest; I thought I would write a few words on the material preserved within these boxes. This fragment of Wilde’s legacy collection, significant in size … Continue reading

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CABS book of the month – June

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010 by Book Library Team

This item from Special Collections is from the archive collection of Stella Mary Newton and is not a book at all. It is an invoice dated 15 May 1934 when Stella was still Stella Mary Pearce and had her own … Continue reading

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Current awareness, Artists files revealed

Thursday, 20 May, 2010 by Book Library Team

What is it? It is a web-based directory of institutional holdings of artists files compiled by the Art Libraries Society of North America. Researchers can browse the collection statements of various institutions and find links to further institutional resources. What … Continue reading

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Vive les pamphlets libres!!

Tuesday, 13 April, 2010 by Book Library Team

The pamphlet collection consists of offprints, copyright-cleared extracts of books and journals and items that are too small or flimsy to be out on the shelves. The online catalogue will say when an item is a Pamphlet. These are now … Continue reading

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