Undated typescript made by Powys' wife Alyse Gregory of 62 letters to his brothers John Cowper Powys (32 letters, 1914-1937) and A.R. (Bertie) Powys (13, 1900-1935), his sisters Philippa Powys (8, 1915-1934) and Gertrude Powys (8, 1916-1937), and H. Rivers Pollock (1, 1927). The letters are annotated by Alyse Gregory and John Cowper Powys. Gregory selected letters which she thought important and worthy of publication, detailing the major events in Powys' life. Many of the original letters were subsequently destroyed.
Llewelyn Powys: Copy Letters
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.8766
- Dates of CreationMid-20th century (copies of originals of 1900-1937)
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description1 box-file
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Llewelyn Powys (1884-1939), novelist and essayist.
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Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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