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Correspondence of C.M. Perrins relating to the Alexander Library of Ornithology

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MS. 15565/1

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Correspondence regarding the sale of books, the acquisition of books, theses and papers, funding and research enquiries.

Dates

  • 1984-2001

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

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Shelfmark:

MS. 15565/1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15565

Overview

Correspondence of Christopher M. Perrins (born 1935), ornithologist, relating to the Alexander Library of Ornithology

Biographical / Historical

Christopher Perrins, born 1935, was educated at Charterhouse and Queen Mary's College, where he gained a BSc in Zoology, and he was awarded a DPhil from Oxford University in 1963 for research on brood size in tits. Perrins was Director of the Edward Grey Institute of Field Ornithology (1974–2002), Professor of Ornithology (1992–2002), Leverhulme Emeritus Fellow (2002–2004) at Oxford University, and a Fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford, (1970–2002), and is now an Emeritus Fellow of that college.

Arrangement

Material arranged as received from the Alexander Library of Ornithology.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
Title
Catalogue of correspondence of C.M. Perrins relating to the Alexander Library of Ornithology
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Francesca Alves
Date
2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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