Anna Simoni (Biographical details)

Anna Simoni (curator; British; Female; 1916 - 2007)

Also known as

Simoni, A E C

Biography

Member of BM staff, in Department of Printed Books. b. Leipzig, to Italy in 1934, and Britain in 1939. In WAAF in the War, and joined the Library in 1950. In charge of the Dutch section, and author of the catalogue of Dutch Books 1601-21 (1990). Married to Bill Harvey, but always used her maiden name professionally.

Presented a portfolio of modern prints to P&D in 1958 (1958,0730.1 to 86).

Bibliography

Obituary by David Paisey in the Newsletter of the Friends of Germanic Studies at the Institute of Germanic Studies at the University of London, 2007
Susan Roach (ed.), 'Across the Narrow Seas', being a Festschrift for her in 1991.
Her essay on the Beudeker atlas is in the BLJ XI 1985, pp.143-75