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The Library World Volume 65 Issue 8

New Library World

ISSN: 0307-4803

Article publication date: 1 February 1964

Abstract

ON April 23rd this year, when all countries in the world will be celebrating the Quater‐centenary of Shakespeare's birthday, the Shakespeare Memorial Library in Birmingham will have attained a majority of one hundred years. Although founded in 1864 the scope of the library was first envisaged by George Dawson, President of the local Shakespeare club in a letter to Aris's Birmingham Gazette of 1861.

Citation

(1964), "The Library World Volume 65 Issue 8", New Library World, Vol. 65 No. 8, pp. 253-284. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb009486

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MCB UP Ltd

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