Papers of E.A. Bowles comprising notes and additional passages for the revised edition of ‘A Handbook of Crocus and Colchicum’ (1952)

Scope and Content

Papers were originally attached to the pages of a diary and were removed during cataloguing and stored in separate folders for preservation purposes, reference EAB/5/7/2 (2 of 3) and (3 of 3), with original positions recorded. They comprise manuscript and typescript revisions for ‘A Handbook of Crocus and Colchicum’, undated [c.1952; the revised edition was published in 1952]

The volume (in folder 1 of 3) is a Boots scribbling diary for 1940 and many pages bear Bowles’ annotations