Correspondence and papers of E.A. Bowles relating to Narcissus

Scope and Content

An annotation on an envelope with these papers reads ‘Placed in Bowles papers, given from the late Mr Eliot Hodgkin’s library’. Includes:

Correspondence, 1947. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/2.7.3.5

Typescript and manuscript notes in Bowles’ hand, 1947 and undated, including annotated typescript entitled ‘Narcissus leedsii: evidence from Barr’s catalogues’, 1947

The contents of this folder had been repackaged prior to cataloguing and were labelled ‘Nursery catalogues Barr & Son Narcissus 1884. Species and varieties’