Fonds GB 210 - Gregynog festival programmes

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GB 210


Gregynog festival programmes


  • 1931-1939 (Creation)

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1 folder (9 items)

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Administrative history

The Gregynog Press/Gwasg Gregynog Management Committee was established at the Council meeting of November 1973 to oversee the re-establishment and subsequent management of the press at Gregynog, Montgomeryshire, (following its demise in 1963), and the publishing of R.S. Thomas' Laboratories of the Spirit, printed by the University's Printing Fellow. It included representatives of the Press Board and of the Gregynog Committee. The Press is one of the leading publishers of traditionally made fine books in the UK providing design, typesetting, printing and binding services for individuals and national institutions.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Mr Nicolas Bell, Curator of Music Collections, The British Library , London, February 2002.; A2002/11

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Scope and content

Additional papers relating to the Gregynog Press comprising printed Orders of Services and programmes of Concerts held at Gregynog, 1931-1939.

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Action identifier: Four duplicate programmes have been transferred to the Department of Printed Books (E119, E131, E142, E143 in the Harrop bibliography).


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Arranged chronologically

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  • English

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For further papers relating to the Gregynog Press, see T. W. Hughes Deposit, Boxes 3 and 4.

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Publication note

Dorothy A. Harrop, The Gregynog Press (Private Libraries Association, 1980).

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An addition to the Gregynog Press Archives Group II (248-55).

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  • Text: Gregynog Press Archives.