File NLW MS 22786D. - Letters to Augustus John,

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NLW MS 22786D.


Letters to Augustus John,


  • ?1908-1961. (Creation)

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108 ff. Guarded and filed.

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Forty-six letters, ?1908-1961, to Augustus John from various correspondents (surnames Symons-V), including Arthur Symons (11, and forty-three poems) ?1908-[1935], Dylan Thomas (1) 1950, and G. M. Trevelyan (1) 1956.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their readers' tickets.

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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English, French.

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The contents of NLW MSS 21701-22852 are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 8 (Aberystwyth, 1999).

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For poems of Arthur Symons see also NLW MS 22801A.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 22786D.

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  • Text: NLW MS 22786D.