Correspondence with readers of 'King Jesus'

Scope and Content

The series contains letters, mainly from the general public, on the subject of 'King Jesus' (1946). The series includes a ts [copy, draft or unsent?] reply from Graves to Robert Merritt (17 March 1967), and a ts incomplete undated "short blanket defence" [first two pages only] by Graves of the book. A supplementary bundle contains [copy, draft or unsent?] correspondence on this subject from Graves to: Robert Knittel (26 February 1946); the editor of the 'Inquirer & Christian Life' (May 1947); Dr Aston (c1968); the editor of a periodical which published a review of 'King Jesus' by Orville Prescott (nd); Mr Hepner (c1947); the editor of the 'Tablet' (c1947).


Arranged by correspondent.


Canelluñ Collection number: CC0527

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

Custodial History

The supplementary bundle of material arrived separately in box 15, "box of bits" [WG ref CC6026, CC6028-CC6032].

Related Material

Reference: RG/J/CAP; Reference: RG/G/E; Reference: RG/J/Kendall/2; Association: ; Association: see also; Association: see also;