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Collection Level Description: Papers of Sir Hamilton Gibb

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 737-9
Title: Papers of Sir Hamilton Gibb
Dates of Creation: [1925-60]
Extent: 3 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Sir Hamilton Gibb

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir Hamilton Gibb (1895-1971), Arabic scholar. See the Dictionary of National Biography for further details.

Scope and Content

The working papers, lectures and notebooks of Sir Hamilton Gibb, Arabic scholar, with a small amount of correspondence, [1925-60].

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library in 1980.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Access Points

Civilization, Arab | Study and teaching

Gibb | Sir | Hamilton Alexander Rosskeen | 1895-1971 | Arabic scholar

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