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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 809.4

Rudyard Kipling letters to Baron Beaverbrook

Letters from British author Rudyard Kipling to British publicist Baron Beaverbrook (Max Aitken) concerning politics, investments, personal and social matters, and writing.

Dates

  • 1885-1918

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box)

Contains Kipling's letters to Max Aitken (Baron Beaverbrook) concerning politics, investments, personal and social matters, and including some references to his writings. Also includes a few other letters by Kipling, an autograph composition, notes, and photographs, among other items.

Biographical / Historical

Kipling was a British author. Beaverbrook was a British capitalist, and newspaper publisher.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

*77M-36. Purchased with the Livingston fund; received: 1977 August.
Title
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Rudyard Kipling letters to Baron Beaverbrook: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00526

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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