William Le Queux manuscript
Identifier: C MSS WH1635-RHC7
Scope and Contents
Typed manuscript of unpublished novel, The Hornet's Nest.
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- Le Queux, William,1864-1927. (Person)
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
British author known for writing some of the first spy novels. His ideas and books lead to the British Secret Service being formed.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase ;Maggs Brothers, Ltd.;1940. Purchase ;William E. Barrett ;1944.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Ross-Barrett Aeronautical Collection was started with funds from the Frederic R. Ross Library Fund in 1940. Collection expanded in 1944 with purchase of World War I materials from William E. Barrett, a pilot in the 1920s.
Linking Entry Complexity Note
Forms part of DPL Ross-Barrett Aeronautical Minus Collection.
Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title
- Finding Aid for the William Le Queux manuscript
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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