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Letters from Glen Byam Shaw, (1904-1986), actor and theatrical director, (London and elsewhere), to Siegfried Sassoon; together with two letters to Glen Byam Shaw, 1925-1967 (some undated)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8889/3/41-138

Scope and Contents

Re personal and theatrical news, including acting at Oxford Playhouse 1925-7, New York 1927-8, South Africa 1931, war service, teaching and directing at Old Vic after the war.


  • Creation: 1925-1967 (some undated)


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Related Materials

Further letters from Glen Byam Shaw to Siegfried Sassoon may be found at classmarks MS.Add.9375/93-126 and MS.Add.9454.

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