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Beatrice Warde, 1928-1969

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/C1/125

Scope and Contents

Folders 1-2 = correspondence. This includes a pamphlet The shelter in Bedlam (by Warde; 1937) inscribed to Meynell. A separate envelope contains compositions of Beatrice Warde, mainly small items published by the Monotype Corporation. With these are an unidentified fragment of typescript by her; obituaries; and letters to Meynell about her from James Moran (1960) and John Dreyfus (1969).


  • Creation: 1928-1969


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2 folder(s) (2 folders)

1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

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