Correspondence and papers of E.A. Bowles comprising the volume ‘Sweet Violets and Pansies’ by E.T. Cook, published 1903, and enclosures

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Published by Country Life Library, 1903

Pasted in the volume is a letter to Bowles from E.T. Cook arranging an outing with Gertrude Jekyll in Jun 1909 [to Munstead Wood], postponed due to Miss Jekyll having influenza, 28 Apr 1909. For more details of the letter in this volume, see EAB/appendix/10.4.1. For a letter from Jekyll to Cook arranging the outing, 11 May 1909, see EAB/2/4/10

Notes in the front of the volume show that it was purchased in 1954 by Eliot Hodgkin from the E.A. Bowles library and presented to the Lindley Library in 1973

This item was transferred from the Library printed collections (Sirsi ID 54053000160832) to the archive in 2015