Notes of Henry Festing Jones, in preparation of his 'Memoir' of Samuel Butler

Scope and Content

Mostly notes for and drafts of sections of the 'Memoir'. Includes transcripts and pressed copies of letters from Samuel Butler and his associates to various recipients, and press cuttings relating to Samuel Butler (some Italian). Includes five postcards from B. Ingroja to Henry Festing Jones (dated 1901-1907); an autograph letter from Mary Stabile to Henry Festing Jones referring to Ingroja; a letter from Herbert Edwin Clarke to Henry Festing Jones (dated 2 May 1909); a letter from Enrico Thovez (dated 8 October 1910). Also includes press cuttings of obituaries for Dr Robert Ellis Dudgeon.

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