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William Le Queux manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS WH1635-RHC7

Scope and Contents

Typed manuscript of unpublished novel, The Hornet's Nest.

Dates

  • no date

Creator

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.

Extent

1 envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase ;Maggs Brothers, Ltd.;1940. Purchase ;William E. Barrett ;1944.

General

Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

General

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

Hornet's nest.
Title
Finding Aid for the William Le Queux manuscript
Author
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

Contact:
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Denver CO 80204 United States