The Samson Press

11-13 Park Street

The press was founded by Joan Shelmerdine and Flora Grierson and operated from these buildings from 1937 until 1967.

They commissioned and printed a wide range of illustrated works which have since become highly prized collectors’ items.

Samson Press plaques

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11 & 13 Park Street

The press archives and equipment are now owned by the University of Oxford's Bodleian Library.