Edward Heawood (1863-1949) was Librarian to the Royal Geographical Society, 1901-34, and Librarian Emeritus since 1934. Details are given in Who Was Who.
Tracings and drawings of watermarks by Edward Heawood, many printed in his Watermarks mainly of the 17th and 18th centuries (Hilversum, 1950).
The collection was given to the Library by the compiler in 1944.Access Conditions
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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. 43715-21.
Heawood | Edward | 1863-1949 | librarian