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Waley, Arthur David, 1889 - 1966 (orientalist)


Dates and places

Arthur David Waley was born Arthur David Schloss, son of the economist David Frederick Schloss. In 1914, he changed his name to Waley, his mother's family name. He attended Rugby School, and was admitted to King's College, Cambridge on 10 Oct. 1907. He studied Classics, and was awarded his B.A. in 1910.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:


Correspondence between J.M. Keynes and G.H. Luce, 1910 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/PP/45/193
Scope and Contents 68 autograph letters, signed, and 6 autograph postcards, signed, several including poems within the text. 1910-30 and undated.This file also includes 1 autograph letter, signed, from Cecil Taylor to J.M. Keynes, 27 Apr. 1915; 2 autograph letters, signed, from Francis [? Birrell] to J.M. Keynes. 19 May 1915 and undated; 1 autograph letter, signed, 1 typed letter, signed, and 1 autograph manuscript note and 1 TS note from Arthur Waley to J.M. Keynes, 1916-19; 1 autograph letter, signed...
Dates: 1910 - 1930

Letters from Arthur Waley, 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0272/WJHS/1/103
Scope and Contents

3 autograph letters, signed.

Dates: 1945

Postcard from Arthur Waley to E.M. Forster

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/18/571
Scope and Contents

1 autograph postcard, signed, to E.M. Forster.
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