Correspondence, contracts, press cuttings and other papers relating to Jack ... 

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Correspondence, contracts, press cuttings and other papers relating to Jack Walter Lambert's The Bodley Head, 1887-1987, finished by Michael Ratcliffe after Lambert’s death, and published by The Bodley Head, 1987. The book was published soon after Reinhardt had broken his association with The Bodley Head, and the file includes his note declining to attend the reception to mark its publication. With notes and a notebook, and the draft of a chapter by Richard Ratcliffe. Writers of letters include: Reinhardt, Barney Blackley, Ann Borchardt, of George Borchardt Inc, Michael Bott, of the University of Reading, David Dickson, Susan Goddard, of the University of Reading, Jan Holland, Judy and Richard Hough, Sir John Keegan, Paul Kiernan, Len A. Lake, Michael Legat, Barry Menikoff, Jack Morpurgo, Brian Murphy, Librarian of Westfield College, Eric Norris, Meriel Richardson, Sir Charles Russell, bart, Hans Schmoller, Christine Teale, and Rayner S. Unwin, Correspondents include: Euan Cameron, of The Bodley Head, Margaret Clark, of The Bodley Head, Gillian Davies, of the Allen Lane Foundation, James A Edwards, of the University of Reading, Bruce Hunter, of David Higham Associates,Catherine and J. W. Lambert, David Machin, of The Bodley Head, James G. Nelson, Margaret Payne, of the National Book League, Michael P. Rhodes, David Teale, Philithea Thompson, Timothy, 5th Baron Tollemache, Guido Waldman, of The Bodley Head, and Edward Preston Young.

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