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Norman Mosley Penzer papers, 1919-1928

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0988
Bib ID 4079208 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Penzer, N. M (Norman Mosley), 1892-1960 ; Somadeva Bhaṭṭa, active 11th century (Language of a work: English. Title of work: Kathāsaritsāgara.)
Title Norman Mosley Penzer papers, 1919-1928
Physical Description 2 linear feet (2 linear feet 4 boxes)
Language(s) Material is in English.
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 2 series: Series I: Cataloged Correspondence; Series II: Cataloged Manuscripts

Description

Summary

Correspondence, notes, reviews, clippings, and pamphlets relating to C.H. Tawney's translation of THE OCEAN OF STORY and proofs of Penzer's annotations.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Norman Mosley Penzer papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

Revision Description

2010-02-19 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Editors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Folklore -- India Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Indic literature -- Translations into English Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tawney, C. H (Charles Henry), 1838-1922 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Editor. Penzer edited and annotated C.H. Tawney's translation of THE OCEAN OF STORY; SOMADEVA'S KATHA SARIT SAGARA (1924-1928), in ten volumes, a group of ancient Indian folklore tales.