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Hayward, John Davy, 1905 - 1965 (editor, critic and bibliographer)


Dates and places

1905-1965 KCC 1922

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Sphere of activity

Editor, Critic, Bibliographer

Other information

Close friend of T. S. Eliot

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Eliot: The Papers of the Hayward Bequest of T.S. Eliot Material

Reference Code: GBR/0272/HB
Scope and Contents These papers comprise the typescripts, manuscripts, letters, and photographs given by T.S. Eliot to his friend, John Davy Hayward. They include drafts and proofs for some of T.S. Eliot's most famous works, including 'The Waste Land', 'Sweeney Agonistes', 'Four Quartets', 'Murder in the Cathedral', 'The Family Reunion' and 'The Cocktail Party'. Also included are the texts of several broadcasts and lectures, books from T.S. Eliot's library (many of them annotated), and over 350 photographs...
Dates: 1860 - 1988; 1860 - 1988
Conditions Governing Access: HB/M/21 is reserved (not available to researchers) under the Data Protection Act.

Hayward: The Papers of John Davy Hayward

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JDH
Scope and Contents

The collection contains papers relating to Hayward's editions of works by Jonathan Swift and others; some of his own writings and broadcasts; bibliographical papers; and correspondence.

Dates: 1905 - 1965

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