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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CCLXXXIV. Newspaper cuttings of obituaries and reports of the death, funeral and will of Frances Chesterton, with a cutting of her poem 'Things to think about' printed in The Observer, 27 Nov. 1938 (f. 1), a poem in the hand of Dorothy Collins dictated by Frances Chesterton shortly before her death (f. 1v), and a letter to Dorothy Collins from Walter de la Mare (f. 17v); 1938.

ff. ii+28. 402 x 283mm.


  • f. 17v Walter John De La Mare, poet: Dorothy Edith Collins, secretary to G K Chesterton: Letters to Dorothy Edith Collins from Walter John De La Mare: 1929-1951: Partly signed.

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