HG Andrews Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The collection includes a neat copy manuscript book of poems entitled 'A Tale Told', and a number of other caligraphically written poems, with a few letters from Andrews to Kyrle Fletcher.

Administrative / Biographical History

HG Andrews was an artist and poet, a maker of lino-cuts and simple poems, often with a straightforward religious theme. He was a friend of Walter de la Mare, and two poems of his appear in a de la Mare-edited anthology, Love, in 1946. In 1934 he was living in Bristol, in 1936 in Llandaff, Glamorgan, and from 1938 in Taunton

Conditions Governing Access

Usual EUL arrangements apply

Acquisition Information

The collection is one side of a correspondence about the poems and art between Andrews and the bookseller, Ifan Kyrle Fletcher of London. The papers were donated to Exeter University in May 1980

Other Finding Aids

Unlisted

Conditions Governing Use

Usual EUL arrangements apply

Bibliography

See biographical note above.