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Correspondence and papers concerning a volume of tributes to mark the eightieth birthday of Siegfried Sassoon

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10383

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Correspondence and related papers concerning a volume of manuscript tributes compiled by Rupert Hart-Davis and Dennis Silk for presentation to Siegfried Sassoon on the occasion of his eightieth birthday. There are letters between the compilers discussing progress with the volume, and between Silk and a selection of those invited to contribute. The related items include photographic copies of some of the contributions.


  • Creation: 1964-1966



0.003 cubic metre(s) (1 folder) : Paper

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Purchased, 2021.

Related Materials

Correspondence between Silk and Sassoon is found in MSS Add.7935, 8889, 9375, 9852 and 10382. An outline of collections of Sassoon material held by the Cambridge University Library Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, with links to online catalogues, is at

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