Lionel Charles Knights papers , 1929 - 1946
Scope and Contents
Includes Downing College English scholarship examination papers, 1933-1945, apparently sent on for Knights' suggestions by F. R. Leavis, and an unpublished essay submitted by Knights for the Members' English Prize in 1929.
- 1929 - 1946
Conditions Governing Access
Immediate Source of Acquisition
2022-23/027. Although Knights himself had no direct connection to Downing, these papers have been accepted due to his close association with F. R. Leavis and their relevance to both the English school at Downing and the origins of 'Scrutiny'.