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English myths and traditions: PB 13-2016

Object information

Current Location: In storage


English myths and traditions


Author: Bett, Henry
Illustrator: Ayrton, Michael
Publisher: B. T. Batsford Ltd.



By Henry Bett, illustrated from drawings by Michael Ayrton.
ix, 148 pages : illustrations : 22 cm

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2016) by Moldon, Peter L.


Production date: AD 1952


"The book was designed and the letterpress was printed by Sebastian Carter at the Rampant Lions Press, Cambridge; it was set by The Stellar Press [Hatfield] ... the plates were selected and printed by Christopher Skelton at his Press at Wellingborough." --t.p. verso.

Privately printed - This number 70 of 230 copies.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 13-2016
Primary reference Number: 208352
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Created: Friday 12 February 2016 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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