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'Drawings of book-stamps, mostly Oxford.'

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MS. Drawings gen. b. 1
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'Drawings of book-stamps, mostly Oxford.' The following note by mr. S. Gibson on fol. 1 explains them:-- 'Most of the binding-stamps in this volume were reproduced in "Early Oxford Bindings by S. Gibson" (1903). They were executed for the most part by S. R. E. Phillips. A few are by F. C. Wellstood and C. J. Bayzand. All the drawings are to scale, but twice actual size.'


  • Creation: Executed about A.D. 1902 in Oxford


31 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Drawings gen. b. 1, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Drawings gen. b. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19621


'Drawings of book-stamps, mostly Oxford.'

Biographical / Historical

Strickland Gibson (1877-1958) was a librarian and bibliographer.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 34047

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by mr. S. Gibson on Sept. 29, 1908.

Physical Facet

On paper


15 5/8 × 11 5/8 in.

'Drawings of book-stamps, mostly Oxford.'
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom