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Diaries of Aylwin Bowen

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Diaries of Aylwin Bowen, with one diary written while in Japan, 1923. Written mainly in Letts's diaries, three (1918, 1931, 1933) in the printers W. Straker's diaries, the latter interleaved with unnumbered leaves of blotting-paper. The 1950 volume contains a copy of Bowen's bookplate.

Dates

  • 1918-50

Extent

12 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. e. 2410].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. e. 2410-21

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7097

Biographical / Historical

Aylwin (formerly Alfred) Bowen, author of In New Japan (London, 1932) and other works, and printer, of Edmonton and (from 1931) Hounslow, Middlesex.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The diaries were bought from Henry Bristow in 1991.
Title
Diaries of Aylwin Bowen
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom