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George Henry Borrow:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Borrow, George Henry, 1803-1881
Title: George Henry Borrow Collection
Dates: 1826-1874, undated
Extent: 4 document boxes, 1 oversize box (3.22 linear feet)
Abstract: Comprises mainly manuscripts and some correspondence by the English writer George Henry Borrow, including more than two hundred chapter files for his best-selling books on Gypsy life, Lavengro (1851) and The Romany Rye (1857).
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-0457
Language: English, Catalan, Danish, Dutch, French, Irish, Latin, Romani, Spanish, and unidentified language
Access: Open for research

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Processed by: Joan Sibley and Sara Saastamoinen, 2012 Note: This finding aid replicates and replaces information previously available only in a card catalog. Please see the explanatory note at the end of this finding aid for information regarding the arrangement of the manuscripts as well as the abbreviations commonly used in descriptions.

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