ALS to Lyn Newman

Scope and Content

Reports that Lyn's letter reached him by way of the Traveller's Club. Informs her that he is a Sociology teacher at Bedford College. Sends Lyn his sympathies about the rejection of her manuscript by Hamish Hamilton. Offers to write to friends in publishing about her book. Warns her that Fabers view her as a 'difficult author'. Writes that he hasn't seen Kit Barclay Russell.

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