MC:PR35/1/8C Correspondence with Thames & Hudson publishers
MC:PR35/1/8C/1 Feb 1966 – Aug 1973
Folder inscribed Flowering of the Middle Ages containing correspondence relating to the chapter Boase wrote for this book on the subject of death and remembrance (see also MC:PR35/1/8C/2). The correspondence is mostly with his publishers Thames & Hudson, and touches also upon other works: Nebuchadnezzar and Kingdoms and Strongholds of the Crusaders. The folder also contains some invoices for an Author Purchase Plan that Boase has with Thames & Hudson.
MC:PR35/1/8C/2 Nov 1968 – Oct 1973
Folder inscribed Library of European Civilisation containing correspondence between Boase and his publishers, mostly regarding his work Latin Kingdoms in the Eastern Mediterranean for the series Library of European Civilisation. The folder contains a copy of the contract for this work, as well as correspondence over the terms set out. Other works of Boase’s mentioned are Nebuchadnezzar, The Crusading States (although this may be an alternative title for Latin Kingdoms) and Death in the Middle Ages: Mortality, Judgement and Remembrance (see also MC:PR35/1/8C/1).
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