Edward Upward: Correspondence (1996-99)

Scope and Content

Various letters received, with some letters from Upward in draft.

1996. The letters include: letter from Don Bachardy; letter from Hallmark Developments regarding new property development in Romford, Essex ('on the site of your old house at 34 Main Road') to be named 'Upward Court'; letter from Robert Jones; two letters from Janet Montefiore, University of Kent; two letters from Roger Scott, University of Northumbria, with draft reply from Upward answering various questions; letter from Roger Howe.

1997. The letters include: letter from Alan Clodd; letter from Keith Langridge; letter from Robert Jones, annotated by Upward; two letters from Jenifer Mischa Thompson; letter from Mark Gerson, photographer.

1998. The letters include: two letters from Frank Kermode, with two draft letters letters to Kermode from Upward; further to a conversation with Kermode in Rome, three letters from Dr Mario Faraone, Rome; two letters from Ken Howard, Landseer Film & Television Productions; two letters from Roger Howe; three letters from Anthony Bidgood, with draft reply.

1999. The letters include: three letters from Robert Jones; two letters from Mario Faraone; letter from Andrew Biswell, University of Warwick, requesting interview; letter from Antonia Byatt requesting Upward's participation in event at Royal Festival Hall, with draft reply accepting; five letters from the BBC regarding participation in radio and television programmes; letter from Anthony Bidgood, with transcript of interview.

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