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Illustrated holiday diary of Mabel Pratt: Eastern Mediterranean and Ireland, 1961

MS. Top. gen. d. 96

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Loose leaf notebook containing diary entries for two holidays. There is no artwork for the holiday in Ireland. Comprising:

  1. (fols. 1-81) 'On Wings to the East Mediterranean', travelling with her husband, Charles, on an organized tour to Athens, Corinth, Delphi, Ezmir, Ephesus, Istanbul, Thessaloniki and Rome, with pencil sketches, watercolours, printed ephemera and photographs stuck in, 23 Apr-4 May 1961
  2. (fols. 82-178) 'With a Little Green Van to the Emerald Isle', travelling around the coast of Ireland with her friend (and lodger) Norma, in a Mini Minor van, visiting counties, Wicklow, Wexford, Waterford, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Clare, Galway, Connemara and Roscommon, camping or staying in bed and breakfast accommodation, 25 Jun-12 Jul 1961.


  • Creation: 1961


178 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Top. gen. d. 96

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom