Contents and Arrangement

Corrected Galley Proofs and Letters, 1886-1888

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

A folio volume compiled by Cook, signed by him in pencil when bound in 1901, that contains the galley proofs and letters.


The collection is primarily arranged in accession number order.

Collection History


No appraisal information is available for materials processed before 2017. Post 2017, mo materials were removed during processing beyond routine appraisal practices.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Karla J. Vecchia in 2004 . Finding aid written by Karla J. Vecchia in 2004.

Biography written by Alyxandra Cullen, '09.

Finding aid updated by Faith Charlton in 2019.

Some administrative materials were added to the collection file in 2019.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Corrected Galley Proofs and Letters; Princeton University Library Collection of John Ruskin Materials, C0196, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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The following sources were consulted during preparation of biographical note: Grove Art Online.