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C.H. St. John Hornby letters : London, England, to Harold Peirce, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1904-1931.
BANC MSS 2011/263 box 1
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Title:

C.H. St. John Hornby letters: London, England, to Harold Peirce, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1904-1931
Charles Harry St. John Hornby letters

Creator/Contributor:

Hornby, Charles Harry St. John, 1867-1946, creator, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Peirce, Harold, 1856-1932, correspondent.

Abstract:

Archive of correspondence from Hornby to Peirce, consisting of autograph letters, typescript letters, and a variety of receipts from the Ashendene Press. Much of the correspondence concerns copies of Ashendene Press books being purchased, or considered for purchase, by Peirce.

Date:

1904 (issued)

Subject:

e-uk-en -- n-us-pa
Hornby, Charles Harry St. John -- 1867-1946 -- Correspondence
Peirce, Harold -- 1856-1932 -- Correspondence
Peirce, Harold -- 1856-1932 -- Books and reading
Ashendene Press.
Private presses -- England
Fine books -- England
Book collectors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia

Note:

C.H. St. John Hornby letters : London, England, to Harold Peirce, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1904-1931, BANC MSS 2011/263, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; Wilsey Rare Books; 19950315.
In English.
Charles Harry St. John Hornby founded the Ashendene Press in 1894.
Harold Peirce was a noted private press collector from Philadelphia.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (0.2 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2011/263 box 1

Origin:

England