Collection consists of thousands of bookplates from the United States, Europe, Japan, New Zealand, Iran, Russia, and South
Africa. Includes several hundred children's bookplates, some highlighted by Kate Greenaway and engravings of Gordon Craig,
G.H. Shurtleff, Pixie Harris, and wood block prints of Sheldon Cheney. Also includes works of Thomas Bewick (originator of
wood engraving), Maxfield Parrish, Samuel Hollyer, W.W. Garret, Stanley Harrod, Rob Wagner, and W.F. Hopson. Many of the items
are mounted, and include proof copies, inscribed copies, original drawings, wood block prints, wood engravings, steel engravings,
etchings, and photolithographs.
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library,
Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright,
are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of
the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the
copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC
Regents do not hold the copyright.