Correspondence of Deborah Baker

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Correspondence of Deborah Baker with Beryl Graves written in the course of the former's research for a biography of Laura Riding, 'In Extremis: the life of Laura Riding' (New York: Grove Press, 1993). Series also contains: photocopies of ts letter from Baker to Catherine Dalton (18 December 1989), and ts letter from Catherine Dalton to Baker (7 January 1990); ts letter from Charlie Hartley of Hamish Hamilton (12 November 1991) requesting permission to use three photographs, photocopies of images present; bundle of ts and ms notes made by Beryl Graves, commenting on drafts of Baker's book. Series includes three photographs of Baker's family, including her husband Amitav Ghosh.

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