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Bangor University
John George Robertson Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS JGR

Held at: Bangor University

Title: John George Robertson Papers

Short Title: John George Robertson Papers

Creation date(s): ca. 1900-1933

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 5 items

Name of creator(s): John George Robertson

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: John George Robertson (1867-1933) was Professor of German Language and Literature and director of the Department of Scandinavian Studies at the University of London. He is author of a number of works on German literature including, A History of German Literature , 4th edition, (1962) and works on Schiller and Goethe.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Comprises typescript (incomplete) of a work entitled History of Swedish Literature in the 18th and 19th Centuries , intended for publication in book form; typescript of A short history of Swedish Literature , and notes on various aspects of Swedish literature.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is arranged according to type and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Conditions governing access: Open to all users

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Finding aids: Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 17478-17482

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: J.G. Robertson's widow gave the material to H.G. Wright who was Professor of English Literature at the University of Wales, Bangor. He deposited it with the Archives Department.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor are the Herbert G. Wright Papers . A collection level description is available on the HE Archives Hub .

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, February 2002.

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
College teachers | England | London
Swedish literature | 18th century | History and criticism
Swedish literature | 19th century | History and criticism

Personal names
Robertson , John George , 1867-1933
Wright , Herbert G. (Herbert Gladstone) , 1888-1962

Corporate names

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