Letters from John Butt

Scope and Content

The letter dated 16 January 1959 is written to Brian Cox, expressing gladness that "the journal [Critical Quarterly] is thriving" and suggesting names of possible contributors including a number of "younger Americans". The letter of 14 May 1959 is to Dyson, saying that he will write about Tale of Two Cities and expressing comments on the content and structure of Critical Quarterly.