Metadata: The Brotherton Collection

Data Source: SUB

BIBLIOGRAPHIC DATA
TitleThe Brotherton Collection
PublisherUniversity of Leeds <http://www.leeds.ac.uk/>
LanguageEnglish
Country (State)United Kingdom (UK)
Format of datatext/html
KeywordsEnglish literature; Lord Brotherton of Wakefield; Brotherton Collection; 17th century literature; 18th century literature
Description"The Brotherton Collection is the name given to the private library of rare books and manuscripts assembled by Leeds University Library's benefactor Lord Brotherton of Wakefield. Lord Brotherton presented his collection to the Library after his death in 1930 with funds to ensure its continuing growth. It now contains over 50,000 printed books and many more manuscript items. Particular strengths are: English poetry and Drama (1600-1750), Nineteenth-century English literature, Twentieth-century literary and theatrical archives, Medieval manuscripts and incunabula and Individual collections."
URLhttp://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/brocoll.htm
 
CLASSIFICATION
Source TypeSpecial Subject Virtual Library
Subject ClassEnglish Literature: Anthologies by Literary Type
GOKIA 430
BK18.05; 17.98
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Accessfree; no restriction
Contents**
Levelpopular; undergraduate; graduate
 
STATISTICS
© SSG-FI2005-09-07


VLib LiteratureVLib Literature | Anglistik GuideAnglistik Guide |Subject CatalogSubject |Source Type CatalogSource Type |SearchLocal Search

This document was created using Allegro V36.
© SSG-FI, SUB Göttingen, 1997-2013