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Muir, Wilhelmina Johnston, née Anderson, author, pseudonym 'Agnes Neill Scott' , 1890-1970


Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

78 letters, mostly of Willa Muir to George Mackay Brown, with some of various correspondents to Willa and Edwin Muir., 1953-1969, undated.

Identifier: Acc.4847/2
Scope and Contents

The correspondence includes:

73 letters, 1953-1969 and undated, of Willa Muir to George Mackay Brown.

1 letter, 1954, of Graham Snell to Edwin Muir.

1 letter, 1959, of Jack Sweeney to Willa Muir.

1 letter, 1961, of Donald Hall to Willa Muir.

1 letter, 1968, of Alisdair Skinner to Willa Muir.

1 letter, 1968, of Karl Miller to Willa Muir.

Dates: 1953-1969, undated.

Correspondence, photographs and papers, circa 1920-1993, of and relating to Edwin and Willa Muir.

Identifier: Acc.13226
Scope and Contents This collection was given to the Library from one of Edwin Muir`s great-nephews and copyright-holders. The core of the collection is a substantial file of letters from both the Muirs to Edwin’s sister Lizzie, and later, to her daughters, dating from 1921-1970. This is family rather than literary correspondence, and gives an insight into the Muirs’ peripatetic lives - often financially difficult but always determinedly creative. The additional papers, including incoming correspondence and...
Dates: 1920-1993.

Letter of Willa Muir to Eric Linklater.

Identifier: Acc.13632
Scope and Contents

Letter of Willa Muir to Eric Linklater, 24 January 1968, on her literary memoir `Belonging`.

Dates: 1968

Letters of Willa Muir to her cousins Dora and Elizabeth Anderson.

Identifier: Acc.11590
Scope and Contents

Includes related family letters and photographs.

Dates: 1948-1970 and undated.

Letters to William Montgomerie.

Identifier: Acc.8240
Scope and Contents

Concerning literary and personal matters.

With five letters of C M Grieve, 28 letters of Edwin Muir, and 12 letters of Willa Muir.

Dates: 1932-1972.

Papers of Ethel Ross concerning Willa and Edwin Muir.

Identifier: Acc.12592
Scope and Contents

Includes typescript of a novel and manuscript journal of Willa Muir.

Dates: 1939-1976.

Papers of Hamish Henderson

Identifier: Acc.10788
Scope and Contents

Includes original draft of the introduction to edition of Antonio Gramsci, "Letter dal Carcere", and correspondence, including seven letters of Willa Muir, on ballads, and a letter of Douglas Young, discussing Henderson`s "Elegies for the Dead in Cyrenaica".

Dates: 1939-1966.

Photocopies of correspondence of and concerning Edwin and Willa Muir.

Identifier: Acc.10557
Scope and Contents

Includes 52 letters of George Mackay Brown.

Dates: 1939-1976.

Photocopies of letters to William Montgomerie.

Identifier: Acc.6855
Scope and Contents

With 28 letters of Edwin Muir, nine of Willa Muir, and 38 of William Soutar, mostly concerning literary matters.

Dates: 1932-1969.

Two letters of Willa Muir to Margaret Campbell.

Identifier: Acc.8933
Scope and Contents

Mentioning Muir`s literary work.

Dates: 1964-1965.

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