Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/449
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDW1-9.
  • Dates of Creation
      26 Feb 1946-7 Mar 1950
  • Physical Description
      7 pieces; 10 leaves.

Scope and Content

With Helen Waddell (1889-1965), writer and medievalist. Topics covered include: a play written by James Forsyth on the Heloise and Abelard story, for which he borrowed certain material from Waddell's Peter Abelard; her play Peter Abelard (based on her novel of the same name), and the possibility of making it into a film with RD.

Manuscript and typescript.