Thomas, Henry, Sir, Principal Keeper of Printed Books British Museum

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Epithet: Principal Keeper of Printed Books British Museum

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creatorOf MCCRIMMON COLLECTION. Vol. XII (ff. 160). Correspondence relating to the Departments of Printed Books, Manuscripts and Oriental Printed Books and Manuscripts; 1771-1956, n.d. English and French. Contents: 1. ff. 1-96. General correspondence of Keeper..., 1771-1956 British Library
creatorOf WILFRED PARTINGTON PAPERS. Vol. I A (ff. 326). Papers, etc., chiefly comprising correspondence with and relating to T. J. Wise; circa 1920-1938. Partly signed, partly printed, partly copies.Maurice Buxton Forman, bibliographer: Letters to Wilfred Par..., approximately 1920-1938 British Library
creatorOf BOULT PAPERS: (SERIES II) Vol. viii. General correspondence; 1940-1954.ff. 225. Overall size 294 x 217mm.includes:f. 1 Francis M. Knight, of Chicago: Letter to Sir A. C. Boult: 1940: Typewritten, signed.ff. 2, 63 Sir Donald Keith Falkner, singer;..., 1940-1954 British Library
creatorOf CODEX SINAITICUS PAPERS. Vol. V (ff. 159). Letters; 29 Jan.-13 Feb. 1934.James Ramsay MacDonald, Prime Minister: Correspondence rel. to Codex Sinaiticus: 1933-1934: Partly signed and copies.Sir Harold Idris Bell, Keeper of Manuscripts, British Museum... British Library
referencedIn LOS BALCONES DE MADRID: a comedy in Spanish in three 'tornadas' or acts, by Tirso de Molina, pseudonym of Gabriel Tellez. Beg. 'Que tantos estremos hizo'. The text differs in small points from the printed edition by J. E. Hartzenbusch, Comedias Escog..., 1700-1928 British Library
creatorOf 'THE STAR OF SEVILLE': a verse translation by Sir Henry Thomas, Keeper of Printed Books in the British Museum, of a three act verse drama attributed to Lope Felix de Vega Carpio; bef. 1935. Autograph fair draft, with corrections. Published, with mino... British Library
creatorOf MISCELLANEOUS LETTERS AND PAPERS; 13th cent.-1954.Paper and vellum; ff. 112. British Library arrangement.A. Letter from Arthur Penrhyn Stanley, afterwards Dean of Westminster, to Sir William Edward Parry, arctic explorer, concerning the religious con..., 1200-1954 British Library
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Kemsing, Kent
Ireland, Europe
India, Asia


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