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 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

A diary of private prayer, 1935-1944

 File
Identifier: BAI 1/18/1/5
Scope and Contents Correspondence with publishers (Oxford University Press) and correspondence with friends, colleagues and other readers relating to A diary of private prayer ( 1936).
Dates: 1935-1944

And the life everlasting, 1933-1943

 File
Identifier: BAI 1/18/1/4
Scope and Contents Correspondence and royalty reports from publishers (Charles Scribner's Sons and Oxford University Press) and correspondence with friends, colleagues and other readers relating to And the life everlasting ( 1933).
Dates: 1933-1943

Catalogue of the Mathematical Works of the Learned Mr. Thomas Baker, c1683

 Item
Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [11]
Scope and Contents 7 page printed catalogue of the mathematical works of Thomas Baker. According to David Gregory's own index this was "Printed by Mr Collins". John Collins was a well known register of scientific accomplishments and zealous correspondent with Gregory and his uncle James Gregory (the source of David's core maths collection). This catalogue was printed, with a proposal for producing all of Baker's works in full, under the aegis of the Royal Society, whose council approved the measure and agreed to...
Dates: c1683

Collection of correspondence from and relating to Hugh MacDiarmid and the publication of Stony Limits

 Collection — Box CLX-A-1594
Identifier: Coll-2005
Content Description This collection consists of correspondence between Hugh MacDiarmid, his publisher Victor Gollancz, and other interested parties concerning the publication of his poetry volume Stony Limits (1934). The correspondence largely concerns Gollancz’s fears that certain poems might expose the publisher to prosecution under libel, blasphemy, and obscenity legislation. Although he rigorously defended his verse, MacDiarmid was eventually persuaded to substitute the...
Dates: 1934-1986

Collection of papers and correspondence relating to the publication history of Buildings of the Scottish Countryside by Robert Naismith

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-2006
Content Description This collection consists of typed and holograph contracts, correspondence, and associated materials concerning the publication of Robert J. Naismith’s Buildings of the Scottish Countryside (Gollancz, 1985). This publication was developed from 1982 onwards by David Burnett of Gollancz and Jan Magnus Fladmark of the Countryside Commission for Scotland. In 1982, the CCS commissioned a report on vernacular architecture in rural Scotland, which was written by the...
Dates: 1982-1996

Collection of papers and correspondence relating to the publication history of The Scottish Insurrection of 1820 by Peter Berresford Ellis and Seumas Mac a’Ghobhainn

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-2008
Content Description This collection consists of typed and holograph correspondence and associated materials concerning the publication history of The Scottish Insurrection of 1820 by Peter Berresford Ellis and Seumas Mac a'Ghobhainn (Gollancz, 1970). Berresford Ellis offered the book to Giles Gordon, Editorial Director at Gollancz, in March 1969. With the 150th anniversary of the insurrection approaching, the project was swiftly accepted, and the manuscript (already well advanced)...
Dates: 1969-1986

Collection of papers and correspondence relating to the publication history of The Story of Scotland's Towns by Robert Naismith

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-2007
Content Description This collection consists of papers and correspondence relating to the publication history of Robert J. Naismith’s The Story of Scotland's Towns (1989). It contains typed and holograph contracts, letters, and associated materials between Naismith, his publisher Gollancz, and other interested parties. ‘The Story of Scotland’s Towns’ was intended as a companion volume to Naismith’s Buildings of the Scottish Countryside (see related...
Dates: 1985-1986

Correspondence: books, 1926-1957

 Series
Identifier: BAI 1/18
Scope and Contents Correspondence: books consists of:
  1. letters, royalty reports, newscuttings and related items
Dates: 1926-1957

Correspondence: books (by title), 1926-1944

 Sub-Series
Identifier: BAI 1/18/1
Scope and Contents Letters, royalty reports, newscuttings and and other material relating to specific titles by John Baillie.
Dates: 1926-1944

Correspondence: books (general), 1940-1959

 Sub-Series
Identifier: BAI 1/18/2
Scope and Contents Letters, royalty reports, newscuttings and and other material relating to books by John Baillie. Includes press cuttings, correspondence with Charles Scribner's Sons, Faber and Faber, Oxford University Press and other publishers and correspondence with friends, colleagues and other readers. Also items relating to posthumous publication of Donald Macpherson Baillie's work.
Dates: 1940-1959