Collection Level Description: Papers of William Bowyer the Younger, Printer
Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 141-2
Title: Papers of William Bowyer the Younger, Printer
Dates of Creation: 1754-97
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Language of Material: English
William Bowyer (1699-1777) was a printer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Scope and Content
Papers of William Bowyer, consisting of:
- Draft agreements, accounts and correspondence of Bowyer, 1754-9
- Accounts of types bought, 1773-80, 1793-7
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were purchased in 1930.
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a
valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
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. 43579-80.
Bowyer | William | 1699-1777 | Printer
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