RepositorySpecial Collections Archives (GB 0029)
Ref NoEUL MS 397/9
Date1934-2003
LevelSection
Extent2 shelving bays (308 volumes)
TitleBook Collection
DescriptionWorking collection of books by Ronald Duncan and others. This collection also contains runs of a number of periodicals such as Agenda, Baconiana, Opera, Tempo and the Henry Williamson Society Journal. Several different editions of most of Ronald Duncan's published works are present, including editions translated into other languages, and many bear manuscript dedications in the front. Some of the books contain minor marginalia. This collection continued to be actively added to by the Ronald Duncan Literary Foundation after Duncan's death. [See also EUL MS 397/8 for copies of publications and periodicals that were kept separately from the book collection]
Admin HistoryThis collection is made up of editions owned by Ronald Duncan, his family and the Ronald Duncan Literary Foundation, who actively sought out and purchased copies of Duncan's works.
LanguageEnglish, Arabic, Italian, French, German, Gujarati, Latin, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish
FormatVarious formats
Access StatusOpen
Creator_NameDuncan, Ronald Frederick Henry (1914-1982); author, poet and librettist
Ronald Duncan Literary Foundation (1973-)
Persons
CodePersonNameDates
DS/UK/283Duncan; Ronald Frederick Henry (1914-1982); author, poet and librettist1914-1982
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