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Illustrated holiday diary of Mabel Pratt: Oxfordshire, 1940-1941

MS. Top. gen. d. 78

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This 'diary' only contains sketches with captions. There are pen-and-ink sketches of old buildings and rural scenes in and around Oxford, including a bomb crater in Bladon and obstacles placed on Lord Nuffield's airfield during wartime. Also includes sketches from a week's holiday in Winchester, Hampshire, with scenes from the New Forest, as well as Poole and Bournemouth in Dorset.


  • Creation: 1940-1941


31 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Top. gen. d. 78

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom