The Burnett Collection of children's literature was presented by Professor Mark Burnett (Queen's University Belfast) and contains books and annuals which were mostly published in the early to mid-Twentieth Century.
It includes such titles as: Timothy's quest (1900), The boy's adventure book (1935), The Flying Five and other stories of adventure and school life (1936), and Girl's fun annual (1952).
Collection Name and Collection Reference Code:
Collection Name: Burnett (Mark) Collection
Library Search Collection Ref Code: Burnette
Date Range of Material
1847 - 1992
Type of Material
A collection of published material, including children’s books and annuals.
Size of Collection
9 Linear Metres of shelving
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The books within this collection are described within the Newcastle University Library Search and can be ordered directly from the catalogue.
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