Sub-fonds H. - 2015 group (Letter to Charles Fisher),

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2015 group (Letter to Charles Fisher),


  • [1938]. (Creation)

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An autograph letter, [June or July 1938], from Dylan Thomas to Charles Fisher in which he refers to the latter's visit, The death of the king's canary, and a fight in Swansea.

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Arranged at NLW in one file.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library.

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Nine letters, [1935]-1947, from Dylan Thomas to Charles Fisher, are C1/1/1.

Papers, [1938]-2006, relating to Charles Fisher, including a typescript draft, [1938x1940], of an alternative first chapter by him for The death of the king's canary, are B/2.

An additional letter, 14 June 1939, from Dylan Thomas to Charles Fisher, is NLW MS 23925E, f. 110.

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The letter is published in Paul Ferris ed., Dylan Thomas, the collected letters (London, 2000), pp. 356-7.


Preferred citation: H.

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