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Artwork inspired by E.F. Benson, 1980-2002

MS. Eng. c. 8350

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  1. Book jackets and note cards by Lynda Riess, 1980s.
  2. 5 Limited edition prints by Lynda Riess, commissioned by Raintree Designs, 1980s.
  3. Photocopies of food labels for a Tilling Society Buffet and Mapp and Lucia drawings by Kathy Stephen, 1980s.
  4. Photocopies of Katharine Stephen’s drawings of scenes from Tilling and Riseholme in the Mapp & Lucia novels, with related correspondence, including a letter from the author Tom Holt to Cynthia Reavell, 1985-1989.
  5. Photocopies of artwork by ‘Ionicus’ (James C. Armitage) for the covers of the E.F. Benson books published by the Hogarth Press, 1988.
  6. Clippings and photographs of doll's houses inspired by E.F. Benson's Mapp and Lucia, 1990s.
  7. Postcards depicting Mapp and Lucia characters produced for Martello Bookshop, Rye, by ‘Ionicus’ (James C. Armitage) and Kathy Stephen, 1992.
  8. Reproductions of book jackets and illustrations for E.F. Benson books, with papers and correspondence on reprints of E.F. Benson’s books, 1998-2002.


  • 1980-2002


1 box


MS. Eng. c. 8350

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom