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Horne Collection

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0369 HOR
Held at: School of Slavonic and East European Studies
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Full title: Horne Collection
Date(s): c 1985
Level of description: Collection (Fonds)
Extent: 1 folder
Name of creator(s): Horne | Joseph Christopher William | fl 1985 | translator of Hungarian poetry
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Administrative/Biographical history:

Joseph Christopher William Horne worked for many years in the British Museum Library and was well known as a translator of Hungarian poetry.


Scope and content/abstract:

Translations, by Joseph Christopher William Horne into English of Hungarian poetry. These were intended for an anthology which never reached the stage of publication, although some poems may be included which have already been published. Not all the poems on the list of titles are included in the folder and a few are included that are not listed.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:
English and Hungarian

System of arrangement:

One file

Conditions governing access:

Unrestricted access. Researchers wishing to consult the archives or seeking further information should contact UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES) Library, 16 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Librarian.

Finding aids:

Online catalogue available on the UCL Archives website.

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Not known

Allied Materials

Related material:

Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Revised by Alan Kucia as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description ISAD(G), 2nd edition 2000 and National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997

Date(s) of descriptions:
Revised Sep 2002

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