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'The Case for Legibility' Lecture, 1978-1979

MS. 21435/64
Held in our offsite storage facility


  1. Notes, drafts, and reading copies of 'The Case for Legibility' lecture for The Publishers Association (1978), with associated correspondence. Adjusted for a lecture to the Oxford Bibliographical Society, 1978.
  2. Revised reading copy of 'The Case for Legibility' for Cambridge Bibliographical Society, 1979, with list of slides and associated correspondence, 1978-1979.
  3. Material relating to various dustjackets including Graham Greene's The Honorary Consul, An Impossible Woman, and May We Borrow Your Husband?, and Lorenza Mazetti's Rage collected as illustrations for The Case for Legibility (1979).


  • Creation: 1978-1979


1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



MS. 21435/64

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom