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John T. Kirtley - letters from authors and artists many relating to Fanfrolico Press, 1923-1926

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John T. Kirtley - letters from authors and artists many relating to Fanfrolico Press, 1923-1926

Call numbers

MLMSS 6542/Box 1X

Record identifier

9Na6AmKY

John T. Kirtley - letters from authors and artists many relating to Fanfrolico Press, 1923-1926

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John T. Kirtley - letters from authors and artists many relating to Fanfrolico Press, 1923-1926

Full title

John T. Kirtley - letters from authors and artists many relating to Fanfrolico Press, 1923-1926

Date

1923-1926

Call Numbers

MLMSS 6542/Box 1X

Record Identifier

9Na6AmKY
Physical Description

Contents

0.35 metres of textual material (1 volume in outsize box)

Textual Records - (manuscript)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Forty-five letters, mainly addressed to John (Jack) Kirtley, from Norman Lindsay, Jack Lindsay, Lionel Lindsay, Hugh McCrae, Raymond McGrath, Rose Lindsay, George Robertson, Adrian Feint, Janet Lindsay and Mervyn Napier Waller. Also includes one letter from Kirtley to George Robertson. The letters concern various printing and publishing ventures.

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John T. Kirtley - letters from authors and artists many relating to Fanfrolico Press, 1923-1926

NOTES

General note

This collection was previously in the possession of Angus & Robertson.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Acquired from James R. Lawson Pty Ltd in September 1998.

Administrative / Biographical history

John Kirtley was a printer with an interest in limited editions and fine press books. In 1925 he founded Fanfrolico Press with Jack Lindsay.

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

MLMSS 6542/Box 1X

Record Identifier

9Na6AmKY

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153539

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