Jerrold, Douglas Francis, 1893-1964 (author and publisher)
- Existence: 1893 - 1964
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Most of the letters are between Meynell and Bror Zachrisson. Other correspondents include Charles Batey, Harry Carter, Brooke Crutchley, Alan Dodson, Ealing School of Art (T. E. Lightfoot), Desmond Flower, Frank Francis, F. C. Friend, Donald Gardner, T. C. Hart, Douglas Jerrold, John Ryder, Hans Schmoller, Walter Tracy, With the letters is a note by Meynell explaining his reasons for not contributing to the collection
Folder 1 = 1944-1953, including 2 letters from Jerrold to T. S. Gregory Folder 2 = 1954-1960, including draft contracts for a history of Her Majesty's Printers; and an exchange of letters between Morison and Eleanor Jerrold (1960).
Correspondence with George Bellew, the Chiswick Press (K. S. Tollit), Eyre and Spottiswoode (Douglas Jerrold), HMSO (Harry Carter, H. G. G. Welch ), Joan Hassall, Lynton Lamb, Ministry of Works (A. J. Filer), and Stuart Rose. With the letters is a sample of paper marked 'specially made to reduce rattle'.
Meynell's correspondents are mainly the publisher Burns, Oates and Washburn and their subsidiary Hollis & Carter (Christopher Hollis, Douglas Jerrold, H. P. R. Finberg, T. F. Burns). Included is a letter from Wilfrid Meynell.
Typescript draft of 15 pages with ms. alterations; revised clean typescript of 10 pages. With this are a ms. draft and typescript of 1 page against Douglas Jerrold on the Spanish Civil War.