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Correspondence, 1956-1983 [manuscript]
Bib ID 690066
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Lindsay, Jack, 1900-1990
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1956-1983 
6 cm. (4 folders) 
Summary

Correspondence between Jack Lindsay and literary editor Harry Chaplin spanning twenty seven years. Lindsay's letters are from the UK, while Chaplin's are carbon copies of the letters he sent to Lindsay, usually from Sydney. There are approximately 150 letters from Lindsay, mostly on aerogramme paper, both handwritten and typed. The letters are arranged chronologically and cover many aspects of their lives including their individual work projects of the time, their families and health.

Biography/History

Author of over 100 books, including verse, dramas, novels, biographies, translations, politics and philosophy. Jack Lindsay, the eldest son of Norman Lindsay, was born and raised in Australia. He migrated to England in 1926 where he co-founded the Fanfrolico Press with Jack Kirtley and P.R. Stephenson.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 9307.

Related Material Associated materials: Papers of Jack Lindsay and letters from Jack Lindsay to Cressida Lindsay are held in National Library of Australia Manuscript Section. 
Subjects Lindsay, Jack, - 1900-1990 - Correspondence.  |  Chaplin, Harry F. - Correspondence.  |  Authors, Australian - 20th century - Correspondence.
Time Coverage 1956-1983 
Occupation Authors
Other authors/contributors Chaplin, Harry F

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