Miscellaneous Latin American autographs

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 486 MS. LAT.AMER/HIDALGO.1; MS. LAT.AMER/PAZ.1; MS. LAT.AMER/ROJAS.1; MSS. LAT.AMER/VARGAS LLOSA.1-2
  • Dates of Creation
      1926-91
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      Spanish or Castilian.
  • Physical Description
      5 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous Latin American autographs, 1926-91, comprising letters to unknown correspondents by Alberto Hidalgo (1) and Octavio Paz (1); and letters to Robert Pring-Mill from Gonzalo Rojas (1) and Mario Vargas Llosa (2).

Administrative / Biographical History

The collection includes autographs of Alberto Hidalgo (1897-1967), Peruvian poet; Octavio Paz (1914-88), Mexican poet, writer and diplomat; Gonzalo Rojas (b. 1917), Chilean poet; and Mario Vargas Llosa (b. 1936), Peruvian novelist and essayist.

Arrangement

The manuscripts are arranged alphabetically by author.

Conditions Governing Access

For admissions procedures please contact the library on tay-enquiries@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

Note

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

Other Finding Aids

D. Santini, The letters and papers of modern European writers and others in the library of the Taylor Institution (Oxford, 1996) is mounted at: http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/taylor/finding-resources/special-collections.