Letters from James Wardrop to Alfred Fairbank.
Letters from James Wardrop to Alfred Fairbank
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. lett. c. 579-80
- Dates of Creation1931-43
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description2 shelfmarks
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Administrative / Biographical History
James Wardrop (1905-1957) was Controller of the Gregynog Press. Alfred John Fairbank (1895-1982) was a calligrapher (details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography).
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The letters were given to the Library by Alfred Fairbank and Evelyn Wardrop in 1972.
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. 41557-8.