Correspondence of Alun Lewis

Scope and Content

Series contains two ms letters from Alun Lewis to Graves (4 November 1941 and 1 March 1942) discussing his poetry; also ms letter from Alun Lewis's widow, Gwladys [Gweno] (14 December 1946), a cutting of two of Lewis's published poems, a photocopy of Graves's foreword to a volume of Lewis's poetry 'Ha! Ha! Among the Trumpets', and a transcript of a further letter from Lewis to Graves.


Canelluñ Collection number: CC0263

This refers to the arrangement of the papers in Robert Graves’ study before they were transferred to the College.

Custodial History

Several items of correspondence may form part of the ephemera found within volumes of Graves's library, now held at St John's College, Oxford.