Edward Upward: Correspondence (1940s)

Scope and Content

Various letters received, including letters from:

  • Stephen Spender (2), incompletely dated (but including a reference to Spender serving as a fireman);
  • Vernon Watkins, seeking advice on writing poetry;
  • Hubert Hoskins;
  • Michael Barad (2), Focus magazine, with a draft letter to Barad from Upward;
  • A J Jenkinson;
  • R Esménard (Éditions Albin Michel, Paris);
  • Randall Swingler (Our Time);
  • Jack Cohen (2), with Cohen, 'The Young Robert Browning';
  • Olive (2);
  • and including poetry from Ken Stiles and an unattributed poem entitled 'Garge Khayyam or The Rustic's Rubaiyat'.

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Not Public Record(s)