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Bodleian acquires Oxford shoemaker’s ledgers

The premises of Ducker & Son Ltd was an Oxford landmark until its closure in 2016. Now the Bodleian Library has acquired a run of their ledgers between 1910 and 1963. These contain the details of a number of titled and other distinguished customers, including literary figures such as JRR Tolkien and Evelyn Waugh. For further information on this significant acquisition, follow the link below.

http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/news/2017/mar-20

Posted on: Thursday, 23rd March 2017
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