Tracing and Drawings of Watermarks by Edward Heawood
Tracings and drawings of watermarks by Edward Heawood, many printed in his Watermarks mainly of the 17th and 18th centuries (Hilversum, 1950).
- 20th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. c. 272/1].
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MS. Eng. misc. c. 272/1-7
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13724
Biographical / Historical
Edward Heawood (1863-1949) was Librarian to the Royal Geographical Society, 1901-1934, and Librarian Emeritus since 1934. Details are given in Who Was Who.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 43715-21.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was given to the Library by the compiler in 1944.
- Tracing and Drawings of Watermarks by Edward Heawood
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description