Llewelyn Powys, Theodore Powys and John Cowper Powys: Miscellaneous Letters

Scope and Content

72 letters of general and literary news.

1-9. Llewelyn Powys to Naomi Mitchison (with one letter from Powys' wife, Alyse Gregory), 1927-1932.

10. Naomi Mitchison to Mrs Eton, undated.

11-49. Letters to Theodore Francis Powys from various correspondents, 1933-1953.

50. Theodore Francis Powys to Charles Prentice, 1947.

51-59. John Cowper Powys to Sven Eric Pettersson (later Tckmark), 1939-1957.

60-68. John Cowper Powys to Ernest H. Rasdall, 1952-1961.

69-71. John Cowper Powys to Fred Bason, 1955.

72. Llewelyn Powys to Jerome Milbeman, 1926.

Administrative / Biographical History

Llewelyn Powys (1884-1939), Theodore Francis Powys (1875-1953) and John Cowper Powys (1872-1963), brothers, novelists and essayists.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Purchased 1989.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Summary Catalogue.

Related Material

Cambridge University Library holds other papers of the Powys family, MSS.Add.8766, 8767, 8835 and 8933.