Guide to the Eric Walter Bligh Collection
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Guide to the Eric Walter Bligh Collection, ca. 1886-1965
Collection number: Mss 8
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Title: Eric Walter Bligh Collection,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1886-1965
Collection Number: Mss 8
Bligh, E. W.
.4 linear feet
University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
Physical Location: Del Sur.
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Eric Walter Bligh Collection. Mss 8. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa
Scope and Content of Collection
Correspondence, cards, notes, photographs, and printed ephemera of English author Eric Walter Bligh, whose works included
Sir Kenelm Digby and his Venetia (1932),
Tooting Corner (1940), and
Faintly Smiling Mouth (1961). Acquired by the UCSB Library in 1965, with Bligh's book collection of several hundred volumes focusing primarily
on latter nineteenth century British writers. Many of the items were laid in books from the collection.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Bligh, Eric Walter -- Archives.
Box 1: 1
Fuller, Ronald - to Bligh, 1934 - 1960
Box 1: 2
Various - to Bligh, 1946 - 1965
Box 1: 3
Various - to others, 1886 - 1961
Box 1: 4
Cards, Book Tokens, and Keepsakes, 1892 - 1963
Box 1: 6
Photos and Picture Postcards, n.d.
Box 1: 7
Printed Matter (leaflets, flyers, reprints, advertisements), 1955 - 1962
Box 1: 8
World Digest (includes Eric Bligh's "Victorian Drawing-room," condensed from
Tooting Corner), Aug.,