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Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith (2005), 1978, 1985, 1989, 1996-2012

MS. 21920/18
Held in our offsite storage facility

Original housing labelled by Richard Shirley Smith as:

'A29 to A34: Ephemera etc., Whittington, Rocket, Gruffyground, Paul:Mus, Fleece, Machin, Not Archive, for Bodleian, Mixed ephemera various presses' (folders 1-3)

'A7, Brian North Lee, Point of Departure, Matrix' (folder 4)


Folder 1: The Fleece Press newsletters

Folder 2: Correspondence with John Randle from the Whittington Press concerning Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith, including mock-ups

Folder 3: Correspondence concerning Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith, including mock-ups and prints of wood engravings (Bain: numbers 241, 249, 253 and 258) and line drawings (Moss: numbers 36 and 58)

Folder 4: Offprint from Matrix 27, an essay by Richard Shirley Smith about Brian North Lee, and a related catalogue from a Belgian exhibition


  • Creation: 1978, 1985, 1989, 1996-2012


1 box (4 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



MS. 21920/18


Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom