Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Arthur Benson. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.40086
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • 1897-1936. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i + 227 folios.

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  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    Letters, 1897-1920, of Arthur Benson to John Murray IV, with related letters and papers dating to 1936. They mostly concern works of Benson published by Murray, including “The Schoolmaster”, “The house of quiet”, “The thread of gold”, and “The letters of Queen Victoria”, of which he was co-editor. The letters are arranged in chronological order.

    1897-1899: folios 1-6;

    1902: folios 7-58;

    1903: folios 59-94;

    1904: folios 95-128;

    1905: folios 129-159;

    1906-1911: folios 160-192;

    1913-1916: folios 193-206;

    1920: folios 207-210;

    Business records and correspondence concerning Benson’s works, 1925-1926, 1930 and 1936: folios 211-226;

    Receipt for copyright, 1927, of Edward F. Benson to John Murray V: folio 227.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    1086

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