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Correspondence and papers of Giles Barber relating to research for The James A. De Rothschild Bequest at Waddesdon Manor. Printed Books and Bookbindings (Aylesbury: The Rothschild Foundation, 2013), 1966-2000 and n.d. [c.1970-2000]

MS. 9101/10

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  1. 'Waddesdon, retained chapter notes', comprising notes and correspondence relating to 'H.G. Pollard, cat[alogue] entries, binding decriptions', 'Ch[apter] 13, Non-French (=British) [binders], used notes', 'Early chapters, later notes' and a list of 'Books from Baron Ferdinand's Collection, As recorded in his 1897 catalogue of French books', 1966-2000 and n.d. [c.1970-2000]
  2. 'Waddesdon, retained cat[alogue] entry notes', notes for catalogue entries and related correspondence and papers, 1988-1998 and n.d. [c.1970-1990]
  3. correspondence and papers relating to items from the collection at Waddesdon Manor, including Ballet Royal de la Nuict (1653), Daphnis et ChloƩ (1718), and Medailles [sur les principaux evenements du regne entier] de Louis le Grand (1723), with some descriptions and images of bindings, 1977-2000 and n.d. [c.1975-2000]
  4. 'A Waddesdon to Jan [19]90' and 'B Wadd[esdon]', notebooks relating to sales of books, bindings and other subjects, 1990 and n.d. [c.1990]


  • 1966-2000 and n.d. [c.1970-2000]


1 box (4 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 9101/10

Repository Details

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