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Letter from John Johnson about his collection of printed ephemera

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MS. Eng. c. 6579, fol. 34

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Letter from John Johnson about his collection of printed ephemera, 18 May 1948.

Dates

  • 18 May 1948

Extent

1 leaf

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 6579, fol. 34].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 6579, fol. 34

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10974

Overview

Letter from John Johnson about his collection of printed ephemera, 1948.

Biographical / Historical

John De Monins Johnson (1882-1956) was a printer, ephemerist and classical scholar. He was the printer for Oxford Universitiy Press, 1925-1946, and during his life amassed a huge collection of printed ephemera which is now housed at the Bodleian Library. For further details see the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Ruari McLean, 1998.
Title
Letter from John Johnson about his collection of printed ephemera, 1948
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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