Hayward, John Davy, 1905-1965 (editor, critic and bibliographer)
- Existence: 1905 - 1965
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
This series mostly conveys the 'article files' that were routinely kept from ca. 1980. A small number of files are earlier than that. Most items include typescripts marked for typesetting, and correspondence between the author and Nicolas Barker. Many also include third-party correspondence, proofs, and artwork or photographs for illustrations.
Copy of the printed offprint from the Book Collector winter 1965 containing Meynell's contribution on pp. 13-14.
A publication of the Nonesuch Library, reprinting the Nonesuch edition of 1929 (Dreyfus no. 56) edited by John Hayward with corrections.
Returns Todd's 'Advance Algebra', hard to follow 'as I was constantly troubled at his attempts at generalization'/Thanks for present of book of poems, 'I think of it as a token of our common interest in the curious delights of bibliography'/Glad Gaskell will edit 'The Book Collector', looks forward to working with him; sure that Ian Fleming will welcome appointment
The writers include Nicolas Barker, A. W. Bell, Christopher Bradshaw, Harry Carter, John Carter, Will Carter, William Cox, Brooke Crutchley, John Fairleigh, Elisabeth Friedlander, David Garnett, Joan Hassall, John Hayward, Ashley Havinden, Ellic Howe, Geoffrey Keynes, Lynton Lamb, Rauri McLean, Vivian Ridler, John Ryder, Hans Schmoller, Herbert Simon, John Simpson, and John Westwood. A few others are unidentified.
Artificial collection of single item or small collection accessions. Mainly correspondence but includes other papers.
Manuscripts and typescripts, so captioned, variously dated. Some are marked 'As sent to Time & Tide Dec. 1955'. The poem is the same as 'Time is our sculptor' in the 1961 volume. With these are letters to Meynell from Benedict Meynell, Viola Meynell, and John Hayward.
Autograph mss. and typescripts, mostly undated.
The collection contains correspondence of the two editors John Hayward and Nicolas Barker; 'article files'; various other editorial files; and business papers mainly relating to The Collector Ltd. (a holding company created in 1955).
Autograph ms. draft of the beginning; typescript (carbon copy); tear sheet of the review in the Book Collector spring 1957; correspondence with John Ryder, the Book Collector (John Hayward), and G. R. Bellew.
Carter was on the editorial board of the Book Collector 1955-64 and he returned to it in 1965 after the death of the editor John Hayward The correspondence in this series relates to business and editorial matters, and also includes some correspondence with contributors. Correspondents throughout the series include Ian Fleming and John Hayward.