Field Books of H.B. Maufe

Scope and Content

Three field books of H.B. Maufe kept during a geological survey of Kenya.

Administrative / Biographical History

Herbert Brantwood Maufe (1879-1946) was a geologist. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

The books were given to the Library by J.C. Ferguson in 1964.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 45888-90.


Geographical Names