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Letters and books inscribed to Patricia Moberly 1937-1987 [manuscript]
Bib ID 3312405
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Lindsay, Jack, 1900-1990
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1937-1987 
50 cm. (4 boxes) 
Summary

Letters written by Lindsay to Patricia Moberly between 1971and 1987 on personal and family matters (including references to his father Norman and son Philip), his own writing and publications, contemporary politics in England and USSR, and reflections on the 1930s and 1940s.

Also booklets: Three letters to Nikolai Tikhonov (London: 1950) and typescripts Edith Sitwell, Byron, or the poet in action and Loving mad Tom: a programme of Bedlamite ballads and mad poems of the 17th century; a printed tribute Nothing is lost: Ann Lindsay, 1914-1954; a hand-printed leaflet William Blake - 200 years with poems contributed by Lindsay and Moscow diary (Anglo-Soviet Journal May 1971).

Full contents
  • Copies of Lindsay's books,1937-1978 inscribed to Patricia Moberley
  • 1649: a novel (1971)
  • All on the never-never (1962)
  • Cezanne: his life and art (1969)
  • Choice of times (1964)
  • Cleopatra (1971)
  • Clue of darkness (1949)
  • Death of a Spartan king (1974)
  • Fires in Smithfield (1950)
  • Greece, I keep my vigil for you (1968?)
 
Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 9896.

Associated materials: Papers of Jack Lindsay, circa 1942-1983 MS 7168.

Additional inscribed books are held at MS 7364.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (2 p.) held with the papers. 
Subjects Lindsay, Jack, 1900-1990 -- Correspondence.  |  Lindsay, Jack, 1900-1990 -- Autographs.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Correspondence.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Autographs.
Occupation Authors.
Other authors/contributors Moberly, Patricia

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