File NLW MS 23687C - Littleton C. Powys letters to John Cowper Powys, 1953

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NLW MS 23687C


Littleton C. Powys letters to John Cowper Powys, 1953


  • 1953 (Creation)

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82 ff.

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Some thirty-nine letters and cards, 1953, mostly from Littleton Charles Powys to John Cowper Powys, with one from Littleton to Phyllis Playter (f. 20). Also included is a letter, 9 August 1953, to Littleton from his nephew Littleton Alfred Powys (in the hand of his amanuensis Dinah White) (f. 50).

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Arranged chronologically at NLW.

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  • English

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For further letters from Littleton C. Powys to John Cowper Powys see NLW MSS 21931-6E, 23680-6, 23688-9.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 23687C.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • English



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  • Text: NLW MS 23687C.