Publisher: Cambridge University Press (June 5, 2015)
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M. R. James (1862 1936) is maybe top remembered as a author of chilling ghost tales, yet he used to be a superb pupil of medieval literature and palaeography, who served either as Provost of King's university, Cambridge, and as Director of the Fitzwilliam Museum, and plenty of of his tales mirror his educational history. His unique descriptive catalogues of manuscripts owned by way of faculties, cathedrals and museums are nonetheless of price to students this present day. This two-volume catalogue includes James's description of the manuscript holdings of Corpus Christi university, Cambridge and may be welcomed through librarians and researchers alike."