A letter from J.B. Leishman concerning the Hogarth Press

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Shelfmark(s): MS. Eng. c. 8238, fols. 1-2
Title: A letter from J.B. Leishman concerning the Hogarth Press
Dates of Creation: 1949
Extent: 2 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English


James Blair Leishman (1902-63) was a literary scholar and academic whose early career was spent at University College, Southampton. In 1946 he was appointed University Lecturer in English at Oxford.

Scope and Content

A letter from J.B. Leishman concerning the Hogarth Press, 1949.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Mrs H. Tourmoche, [2011?]. The Bodleian holds the papers of Leishman at MSS. Eng. poet. c. 57, d. 164-85.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark and file or folder number, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 8238, fols. 1-2].

Access Point(s)
Leishman | James Blair | 1902-1963| Scholar and Lecturer

20th century

Hogarth Press

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