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The Western Manuscripts in the Library of Emmanuel College: A Descriptive Catalogue
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Publisher Cambridge Univ Pr
Publication date July 20, 2009
Pages 198
Binding Paperback
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781108003087
ISBN-10 1108003087
Original list price $25.99
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: M. R. James (1862-1936) is probably best remembered as a writer of chilling ghost stories, but he was an outstanding scholar of medieval literature and palaeography, who served both as Provost of King's College, Cambridge, and as Director of the Fitzwilliam Museum, and many of his stories reflect his academic background. His detailed descriptive catalogues of manuscripts owned by colleges, cathedrals and museums are still of value to scholars today. James' catalogue of the manuscript holdings of Emmanuel College was first published in 1904. Now reissued, it will be welcomed by librarians and researchers alike.

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