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Four albums compiled by Brian Aldiss

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Four volumes of photograph album scrapbooks compiled by Brian Aldiss, containing original artwork for the covers of many of his books, with extensive authorial comments inserted throughout.

Dates

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Extent

0.44 Linear metres (4 shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries MS. Eng. c. 8242
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 8242-8245

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 9468

Overview

Four volumes of photograph album scrapbooks compiled by Brian Aldiss, containing original artwork for the covers of many of his books, with extensive authorial comments inserted throughout.

Biographical / Historical

Brian Wilson Aldiss (b. 1925) is a writer best known for science-fiction novels and short stories.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Brian Aldiss on the occasion of Duke Humfrey’s Night in 2013.
Title
Catalogue of four albums compiled by Brian Aldiss
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Harriet Costelloe
Date
2016
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom