- 1894-1978 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Charles Giles was Senior Lecturer then Reader then Research Professor in Colour Chemistry and Dyeing at the University of Strathclyde (1946-1983).
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
The collection was bequeathed to the Andersonian Library by the late Professor Charles H. Giles, who collected them as examples of their type.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Collection of murder/mystery novels of the country house genre, including some early editions.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
The collection is arranged alphabetically by author.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
All the books in this collection are catalogued on SUPrimo the University of Strathclyde Library's integrated search service.