Ex Libris Charles Martin Hardye

Neuadd Alexandra Hall


Bookplate for a presentation copy

The book, W. G. Collingwood's Ruskin Relics (1903), was presented by a Miss Hutchinson to Alexandra Hall, the first hall of residence for female students at the University College of Aberystwyth, founded in 1896; by 1911, it housed 168 students.

Source: private collection.

  • Donor's signature
  • The book's elegant binding
  • Ruskin Relics (essay on the book by Caroline Murray)
  • Education in Victorian England
  • Photograph and text by Caroline Murray. [Mouse over the text above for links.]

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