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Donald Foley Penguin books collector's file, 1936-1997 (bulk 1980-1997)
BANC MSS 99/45 z Carton 1; BANC MSS 99/45 z Box 1; Microfiche 748; BANC MSS 99/45 z
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Title:

Donald Foley Penguin books collector's file, 1936-1997 (bulk 1980-1997)
Donald and Katharine Foley collection of Penguin Books

Creator/Contributor:

Foley, Donald L., creator, collector.

Creator/Contributor:

Hare, Steve.

Creator/Contributor:

Edwards, Russell.

Abstract:

Collector's file (box) includes correspondence about his collection with Russell Edwards, Steve Hare and others; materials from the Penguin Collectors Society; bookseller catalogs; photographs of book collection while in Foley's possesion; and Penguin Books ephemera. Ephemera (carton) includes paper and plastic bags, plastic book covers, cardboard display box, pin, half of a collector's box and a Penguin t-shirt. Also includes a set of 6 microfiche listing Penguin Books available as of May 5, 1981.

Date:

1980 (issued)

Subject:

Penguin (Firm)
Penguin Collectors' Society.
Paperbacks -- Collectors and collecting

Note:

Donald Foley Penguin books collector's file, BANC MSS 99/45 z, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Donald and Katharine Foley; September 1997.
Donald and Katharine Foley collections of Penguin Books (pre-1965 and post-1965) cataloged separately with call numbers A26 and A27.
In English.

Type:

Photographs.

Physical Description:

print
1 box, 1 carton, 6 microfiche (1.4 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 99/45 z Carton 1
BANC MSS 99/45 z Box 1
Microfiche 748
BANC MSS 99/45 z

Origin:

California