Record

CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
LevelFonds
Ref NoMS 3616
TitleDr. Catherine I. Gavin, novelist: papers
Date1923-1988
Extent0.17 linear metres
SourceThe papers were bequeathed to the library by Dr. Gavin.
DescriptionMA certificate, 1928; Ph.D. certificate, 1932; Book reviews and offprints, mostly newscuttings, on various novels: 'The Cactus and the Crown', 1962 - 1963; 'The Fortress', 1964 - 1969; 'The Moon into Blood', 1966; 'The Devil in Harbour', 1968; 'The House of War', 1970 - 1971; 'Give Me the Daggers', 1972; 'Traitor's Gate', 1976; 'None Dare Call it Treason', 1978; Four general scrapbooks covering writing, political and academic careers, 1924 - 1934, 1955 - 1984; Script of Desert Island Discs with Roy Plomley, 1978; Essay by Aberdeen University student Flora Alexander on Gavin's work, 1988; 'Illustrated London News' edition for the Coronation, 1953; 'The Times' memorial colour supplement for Winston Churchill, 1962; 'Jour de France' and 'Paris Match' special editions for Maurice Chevalier, 1972; Programme and souvenir programme for concert by Bing Crosby, London Palladium 1977.
Access StatusOpen
LanguageEnglish
Finding AidsPreliminary list in deposit file at the University of Aberdeen, Special Libraries and Archives.
Persons
CodeName
NA16281Gavin; Catherine Irvine (1907-2000); academic, politician, novelist
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