Pièce 9 - ‘Berryana’: papers relating to Mary and Agnes Berry

Zone d'identification


Crewe MS/9


‘Berryana’: papers relating to Mary and Agnes Berry


  • c. 1845–66 (Production)

Niveau de description


Étendue matérielle et support

1 volume (39 x 29 cm), containing 39 leaves. Folio 4 is a print bound into the book. Most of the other leaves have papers, prints, etc., pasted to them. Half-bound.

Zone du contexte

Histoire archivistique

The contents of this volume were probably assembled by Lord Houghton while he was preparing his biography of the Berry sisters, published in Monographs, Personal and Social in 1873. Some of the items are numbered in the top left-hand corner in pencil. Binder’s stamp of J. Leighton, Brewer St. The heraldic ‘garb’ of Robert, Earl of Crewe, is stamped on the front cover.

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Zone du contenu et de la structure

Portée et contenu

On the spine is stamped ‘Berryana’.

Évaluation, élimination et calendrier de conservation


Mode de classement

Foliated 1–42.

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Conditions d’accès

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Langue des documents

  • anglais
  • français

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Caractéristiques matérielle et contraintes techniques

The book has been damaged by damp, and as a result the binding is loose and some documents have become detached from the leaves on which they were mounted.

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Règles et/ou conventions utilisées

Extracts = Mary Berry, Extracts of the Journals and Correspondence of Miss Berry, from the year 1783 to 1852, ed. Lady Theresa Lewis, 3 vols. (1865)

Monographs = Lord Houghton, Monographs, Personal and Social (1873)


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