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Davis, Rupert Charles Hart, Sir (1907-1999, Knight, author, editor and publisher)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1907 - 1999

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

 Fonds

Associated Papers of Sir Alan Lascelles

Reference Code: GBR/0014/LASL AS
Scope and Contents Letters from Sir Alan Lascelles to Sir Rupert Hart-Davis, chiefly on the Literary Society, of which Lascelles was President and Hart-Davis Secretary, and on books edited by Hart-Davis.
Dates: 1957 - 1981
Conditions Governing Access: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
 File

Correspondence between Duff Cooper and his nephew Rupert Hart-Davis, 1942-09 - 1949-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 14/33
Scope and Contents Subjects include: publication of Cooper’s "David"; founding Rupert Hart Davis Limited; Hart-Davis’s biography of Hugh Walpole; Cooper’s work on "Sergeant Shakespeare".
Dates: 1942-09 - 1949-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
 File

Correspondence between Duff Cooper and his nephew Rupert Hart-Davis, 1952-01 - 1952-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 14/34
Scope and Contents Subjects include: a speech by Cooper to [?] the Booksellers’ Society; Hart-Davis’s biography of Hugh Walpole; the sales of Cooper’s books; his memoirs ["Old Men Forget"]. Also includes a list of Cooper’s papers held by Rupert Hart-Davis.
Dates: 1952-01 - 1952-06
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Correspondence on Lady Diana's autobiography, 1950-10 - 1960-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DIAC 3/9
Scope and Contents Correspondence, mainly with Rupert Hart-Davis, director of Rupert Hart-Davis, Limited, Publishers and his staff, on Lady Diana’s memoirs. Also includes comments, corrections etc, with other correspondents including: Roger Makins [later 1st Lord Sherfield]; Randolph Churchill (2); Spencer Curtis Brown, literary agent (7); 1st Lord Kemsley [Editor in Chief of the Sunday Times, earlier Sir James Berry] (2).
Dates: 1950-10 - 1960-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Correspondence with Rupert Hart-Davis, 1925 - 1983

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DIAC 1/4/6
Scope and Contents Correspondence with Hart-Davis, Duff Cooper’s nephew and director of Rupert Hart-Davis, Limited, Publishers, on subjects including: the deaths of Lady Diana’s parents; playing hostess to King George VI and Queen Elizabeth at the British Embassy in Paris [France]; the death of Duff Cooper; the writing and publication of Lady Diana’s memoirs, "The Rainbow Comes and Goes"; "The Light of Common Day" and "Trumpets from the Steep"; Lady Diana’s finances; Duff’s books;...
Dates: 1925 - 1983
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Letters from Duff Cooper to his nephew Rupert Hart-Davis, 1918-08 - 1928-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 14/31
Scope and Contents From the Series: Chiefly letters from Duff Cooper to his mother, Lady Agnes Cooper, particularly covering his time on the Western Front but also including letters to his nephew Rupert Hart-Davis, his son John Julius Cooper [later 2nd Lord Norwich] and other family members.
Dates: 1918-08 - 1928-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Letters from Duff Cooper to his nephew Rupert Hart-Davis, 1931-03 - 1939-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 14/32
Scope and Contents Subjects include Cooper’s library.
Dates: 1931-03 - 1939-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.

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