Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (July 20, 2009)
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M. R. James (1862-1936) is maybe most sensible remembered as a author of chilling ghost tales, yet he used to be a superb student of medieval literature and palaeography, who served either as Provost of King's collage, Cambridge, and as Director of the Fitzwilliam Museum, and lots of of his tales replicate his educational history. His distinct descriptive catalogues of manuscripts owned through schools, cathedrals and museums are nonetheless of price to students this day. James' catalogues of the manuscript holdings of 8 Cambridge schools (Clare, Trinity corridor, Magdalene, King's, Queens', St Catharine's, Christ's and Sidney Sussex) are sure jointly during this quantity, for you to be welcomed by way of librarians and researchers alike.