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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 1089

H. V. Marrot correspondence concerning The life and letters of John Galsworthy

Overview

Correspondence with H. V. Marrot from friends and relatives of John Galsworthy regarding Marrot's The life and letters of John Galsworthy.

Dates

  • 1933-1936

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.3 linear feet (1 box)

Correspondence with Harold Vincent Marrot from literary friends and relatives of John Galsworthy concerning Marrot's The life and letters of John Galsworthy (1935). Many of the letters grant permission for Marrot to print letters to Galsworthy in his book. Also includes cut text from galley proofs of The life and letters of John Galsworthy.

Biographical / Historical

Marrot was the bibliographer and biographer of John Galsworthy.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Please note that item number 31 was inadvertently omitted from this finding aid.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

57M-247. Purchased with the Bemis fund from Winifred A. Myers, Ltd., 80 New Bond Street, London W.1, England; received: 1958 May.

Processing Information

Processed by: Megan O'Shea

Title
Marrot, H.V. (Harold Vincent). H. V. Marrot correspondence concerning The life and letters of John Galsworthy, 1933-1936: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
Language of description
und
Sponsor
Cataloging funded by the Francis P. Scully and Robert G. Scully Class of 1951 fund.
EAD ID
hou00244

Repository Details

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