Papers of Gareth Alban Davies

Scope and Content

Two letters, enclosing three poems and a lecture, from Gareth Alban Davies to Bridget and Robert Pring-Mill, 1986.

Administrative / Biographical History

Gareth Alban Davies (b. 1926) held the Cowdray Chair of Spanish at Leeds University between 1952 and 1986. In addition to his Hispanic studies, Davies has also published original Welsh poetry and writings on Welsh literature. See C.A. Longhurst et al. (ed.) A face not turned to the wall: essays on Hispanic themes for Gareth Alban Davies (Leeds, 1987).

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Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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