Exeter Papers

Studies in British Paper History: Volume II
Proceedings of the British Association of Paper Historians Fifth Annual Conference
Held at Hope Hall, University of Exeter, 23-26 September 1994

Edited by Peter Bower
Paperback, 105 pages, A4, B&W illustrations throughout. Indexed. ISBN 0 9525757 2 8

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Contents

A Curious 'Saint': a Watermark found in a Saxton Atlas of circa 1590. William Ravenhill
Census Extracts as Indicators of Employment in Papermaking in the English Counties, 1831 - 1861. Ian Dye
The Origins of Thermomechanical Pulp Richard Hills
Stowford Mill, Ivybridge Colin Harris
Rag Cutters, Couchers and Layers: a Profile of a Lost Exeter Industry Ian Maxted
Operation Bernhard: The Forgery of British Banknotes by the Germans in World War II Peter Bower
James Watt and Paper and Papermaking Richard Hills
Notes on the Waterborne Trade in Paper in Devon Walter Minchinton
Papermaking Extracts from Eden Philpott's novel 'Storm in a Teacup' Ian Maxted
Notes on Contributors
Index

Review by Jean Stirk

Review by Alan Isaac, Antiquarian Book Monthly, December 2001

Review by Michael Durgin, Hand Papermaking Newsletter, October 2001