Correspondence and papers of E.A. Bowles mainly relating to publication of his articles and illustrations in the garden press

Scope and Content


Correspondence mainly relating to publication of Bowles’ articles, 1916-1936. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/5.1.4

Articles by Bowles in ‘The Guild Gardener’, 1936, ‘Gardening Illustrated’, 1923-1924, ‘The Gardeners’ Chronicle’, 1915, ‘Country Life’, 1916, ‘The Times’, 1922-1923, and ‘The Garden’, 1916-1919 including a series entitled ‘Notes from Myddelton House gardens’, 1916

Manuscript and typescript articles including ‘Summer Joys’, ‘Hardy Bamboos’ and ‘Crown Imperials’, c.1922 and undated

Page proofs and plates of Bowles’ drawings, 1936 and undated

Three photographs of plants, sent to Bowles by H. Cowley, 1916. For an item level description of the photographs, see EAB/5/1/4/photo1-EAB/5/1/4/photo3