Papers relating to the Acquisition of the Eduard Bertz Collection

Scope and Content

Material relating to the acquisition of the Eduard Bertz Collection of Gissing material by Bill Fletcher, bookseller, in 1932.

  • /1: Manuscript account by Chris Kohler, based on Fletcher's account of his trip to Berlin to purchase the collection, with a typed transcription (2 sheets);
  • /2: Photocopy of the 5-page catalogue describing the collection, issued c.1932 by H.M. Fletcher, 49 Cecil Road, Enfield, Middlesex;
  • /3: Three black and white photographs of the collection.