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A. J. A. (Alphonse James Albert) Symons:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Symons, A. J. A. (Alphonse James Albert), 1900-1941
Title: A. J. A. (Alphonse James Albert) Symons Collection
Dates: 1900-1941, undated
Extent: 3 boxes (1.26 linear feet)
Abstract: Includes manuscripts and letters written by the English bibliographer and biographer A. J. A. Symons. The bulk of the collection concerns his bibliography of authors and books of the 1890s and contains related incoming correspondence from a variety of publishers and bibliophiles, most circa 1925-1926. Some of the letters concern works about individual authors, such as Laurence Housman, Vernon Lee, and others.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-4140
Language: English
Access: Open for research

Processed by: Joan Sibley and Jamie Hawkins-Kirkham, 2011 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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