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Scope and Contents This artificial collection has been compiled from a number of acquisitions and included handwritten and typed manuscripts of novels, novellas and short stories. Also diaries, notebooks, photographs, personal memorabilia and correspondence with theater critic Raymond B. Marriott, George Bullock, Rhys Davies and letters, notes and drawings from K. T. Bluth to Kavan. Kavan's artwork, predominantly water color but including oil, pen and ink, and goache.
Dates: 1867 - 1991; Majority of material found within 1903 - 1977
Scope and Contents Memorial Service for Dame Rebecca West and 2 photographs featuring West.
Dates: 1970 - 1983
Scope and Contents Letter from Kavan to Rhys Davies; postcard from Kavan to Peter Davies; photo of Kavan; photos of Kavan's country and city residences; letter from Richard Centing to Rhys Davies including sample copy of "Under the Sign of Pisces" for which he was literary editor; "Books and Bookmen" article about Kavan; Theatre Cadair program for "Silverglass", a play by D.J. Britton; 2 Kavan self portraits.
Dates: 1943 - 1971
Scope and Contents Consists of 210 handwritten or typed letters, postcards, and greeting cards, from Rose Macaulay to: Daniel George (literary critic and publisher's reader), Nancy Pearn (booking agent for Curtis Brown Ltd), St. John Adcock (editor of The Bookman), and others. Included are 2 carbon copy typed letters from Daniel George to Macaulay; a carbon copy typed draft of 2 poems, author unknown; and carbon copy typed draft in 2 versions of an obituary for Macaulay by Daniel George.
Dates: 1922 - 1956
- Subject: Women novelists, English -- 20th century X