Correspondence with Carol Hughes

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  • Reference
      GB 58 Add MS 88918/40-42
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000028.0x0001c4
  • Dates of Creation
      6 Nov 1998-20 Mar [2005]
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      3 folders

Scope and Content

Partly typewritten, partly autograph letters sent to Carol Hughes following her husband's death in October 1998. Includes letters from named publishers, organisations and individuals as follows - Arvon Foundation (4ff.); Baldwin, Michael (1f.); Beeson, Lois (1f.); Bolt, Ivy and Clifford (1f.); Boyanowsky, Ehor (1f.); Brain Trust Charity )1f.); Caine, Sir Michael (1f.); Cancer Research campaign (1f.); Carr, Tina (2ff.); Collins Children's Books (1f.); Countryside Alliance (1f.); Cox, Mr and Mrs A.N.E. (1f.); Cygnet [Training Theatre] (3ff.); Dare, Hon. Mrs Phyllida (3ff.); Day, Sir Simon (High Sheriff of Devon) and Lady (3ff.); Dentith, John (12ff. and 1 photograph); Environmental Investigation agency (1f.); Evans, Matthew and Caroline (1f.); Faber and Faber (4ff.); Farrar, Straus and Giroux Inc. (3ff.); Fejes, Mark, Yolande and Ron (1f.); Fired Earth (1f.); Gately, Fiona (1f.); Gorman, Michael (1f.); Grant, N[ick], (5ff.); Greig, Geordie (4ff.); [Guppy], Shusha (1f.); [Harper], Max (3ff.); Hawthornden Prize (invitation) (1f.); Heaney, Catherine (1f.); Heinz, Drue (1f.); Henderson, Paul (4ff.); Hill, Shaun (1f.); Hinchliffe, Mark (1f.); Hoare, David and Vanessa (1f.); Ishimaru, Sayoko (1f.); Leenders, Irene (4ff.); Lord Chamberlain (Royal Household) (2ff.); Lloyd, Reg (2ff.); [Martin], John (4ff.); Martin, Michael (7ff.); Mickelwright, Peter (2ff.); [Morpurgo], Michael and Clare (5ff.); Murray, Bill (2ff.); [Nicholson], Baroness Emma (3ff.); [Norton-Smith], Terry (4ff.); Open College of Arts (1f.); Palmer, Eleanor (3ff.); Pembroke College, Cambridge (1f.); University of Plymouth (1f.); Profumo, David and family (1f.); Ramsay, Jay (4ff.); Saatchi Gallery (2ff.); [Sagar], Keith (1f.); [Sail], Lawrence (1f.); Sampson, Herbert and Rene (2ff.); Shields, Dr. Jean (1f.); Temenos Academy (2ff.); Timms, Alex (1f.); Victoria and Albert Museum (1f.); [Voss Bark], Anne and Conrad (3ff.); Wholey, John and Alice (1f.); Wordsworth Trust (1f.). A copy of a letter written by Carol Hughes is also included.


Arranged alphabetically and then chronologically. Letters from individuals whom it has not be possible to identify fully either because they do not give their surname or their signature is illegible have been placed at the end.

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