Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland

RUARI McLEAN COLLECTION

Part of the private library and working collection of Ruari McLean (1917-2006), CBE DSC, a former Trustee of the Library, purchased in 1994. It comprises a collection of German books notable for their design or illustration, books designed by Ruari McLean, manuscripts and printed books of Jan Tschichold (1902-74), the working notebooks of Ruari McLean, and a substantial collection of design ephemera.

Awaiting cataloguing.

Shelfmark: [to be assigned]

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