John Cecil Moore

Scope and Content

John Cecil Moore (1907-1967) was the author of Life and Letters of Edward Thomas (1939). Photocopies of letters to John Cecil Moore regarding the biography from Helen Thomas, Jesse Berridge, R. F. Cholmeley (Master at St. Paul's), Vere H. Collins, R. P. Eckert, John W. Haines, Harry Hooton, Elis Jenkins, W. B. Kempling, Sir Ian MacAlister, Irene MacArthur, H. W. Nevinson, Ernest Rhys, Harry Roberts, Julian Thomas, T. E. Thomas, Arthur Valon, Rowland Watson, Arthur D. Williams, and others. A note attached (probably by Myfanwy Thomas) comments on the content of the letters, mentions that the original were damaged in a flood, and add that some letters from Edward to Helen, lent to John Moore for the book, remain missing.