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George Henry Borrow papers, ca. 1826-1863, 1826

Part of George Henry Borrow papers, ca. 1826-1863

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kukm1vf64m175Guide to the George Henry Borrow papers, ca. 1826-1863Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039 USAPhone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Copyright 2002University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source: n.d.Description is in English.Guide to the George Henry Borrow papers, ca. 1826-1863Collection number: 1VF64M175Contact InformationSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039Phone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3Processed by: Archives StaffEncoded by: Eric Weig Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved.George Henry Borrow papers, ca. 1826-18631VF64M175Borrow, George Henry, 1803-1881. 32 piecesNone online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Peal, Hugh. Gift, 1964.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], George Henry Borrow papers, ca. 1826-ca. 1863, 1VF64M175, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.Author, Linguist, Traveler. Borrow possessed a gift for languages plus an interest in the vagabond life in general, and gypsy language and culture in particular. His best known work, THE BIBLE IN SPAIN, appeared in 1843.The papers consist of sixteen poems in foreign languages, sixteen more in English translations, and three letters, all in the hand of Borrow. The three letters include one to J. F. Dalton, in which Borrow indicates his inability to assist Dalton in finding tunes for the hymns of the Spanish Protestants, one to Mrs. Smith concerning publication of Borrow's works, and one dealing with the financial problems of his brother, T. J. Borrow.Arrangement undetermined.Bornemann, Wilhelm, 1766-1851.Mickiewicz, Adam, 1798-1855.MacIntyre, Duncan Ban, 1724-1812Tullin, Chr. B. (Chr. Braunmann), 1728-1765.European literature--19th century.Spain--History